Reservoirs Rise But Still Below Average

ASHLAND, Ore. — Temperatures are warming, and it is causing what little snow pack there is on Mount Ashland and Mount Shasta, to start to melt.  The run-off helps to fill local reservoirs, but officials said those reservoirs are lower than year’s past. Emigrant lake is 39 percent full, and that is higher than it’s … Continue reading »

Emigrant Lake Driest in Years

ASHLAND, Ore. – Emigrant Lake is showing the lowest water volume in more than a decade. According to Bureau of Reclamation Statistics, water volume is less than half of where it was last year at this time. Last year the lake measured 19,310 acre-feet, versus 8,610 this year. Total precipitation is also lower than any … Continue reading »