25 Sep Lake Oroville nears record low set in 1977

Sep 22, 2015

The current water year ends on September 30, the fourth year of drought in California. Lake Oroville is near its lowest level, but it’s not the lowest ever.  Lake Oroville hit its record low on September 7, 1977 when storage ped to 24.9 percent of capacity.  The California Department of Water Resources posted a photo from September 8, 2015 when the lake was at approximately 30 percent of capacity. ... ”  Read more from KRCR here:  Lake Oroville nears record low set in 1977

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