Home in a subdivision in Lake County are sinking, prompting officials to seek help.Eight homes are now abandoned and 10 others are under notice of imminent evacuation as a hilltop with sweeping vistas of Clear Lake and the Mt. Konocti volcano swallows the subdivision built 30 years ago.The Lake County Board of Supervisors asked Gov. Show More Summary
From the University of California – Berkeley Deep sediments are unparalleled record of biotic changes over past 200,000+ years University of California, Berkeley, scientists are drilling into ancient sediments at the bottom of Northern California’s Clear Lake for clues that … Continue reading ?
One of the oldest lakes in the world, Clear Lake in northern California has deep sediments that contain a record of the climate and local plants and animals going back perhaps 500,000 years. Scientists are drilling cores from the sediments...Show More Summary
University of California, Berkeley, scientists are drilling into ancient sediments at the bottom of Northern California's Clear Lake for clues that could help them better predict how today's plants and animals will adapt to climate change...Show More Summary
When she was found running loose in the streets of Clear Lake, California, the newly crowned "World's Ugliest Dog," Princess Abby, was suffering from a variety of ailments, including malnutrition, parasite infestation, and dental disease—but her worst problems were likely caused entirely by humans. Show More Summary
Clearly not a fan of the slithery reptiles, Salma Hayek had quite the snake-driven scare while doing an interview with Extra in Malibou Lake, California. The Mexican beauty happened to be promoting her new movie, "Grown Ups," when she...Show More Summary
Ducks swimming in Clear Lake. Image via: denjones on Flickr.com This just in, Clear Lake, located in northern California (and for that matter, several other lakes in that region) is quite possibly the most mercury polluted lake in the world, reports the Associated Press. A history of silver mining throughout the area has left many of the la...Read the full story on TreeHugger