Sierra Club Lake Group
Redbud Audubon Society
Lake County Democrats
Lake County Land Trust
Lake County RCD
Thrive Lake County
Buy Lake County Grown: order local
food online and download Food
Lake County News
PEG TV (Channel 8)
Press legal guidebooks and forms
Quagga Mussel Alert!
By action of the
Board of Supervisors, all vessels launching into any
Lake County waters must participate in the county's mandatory screening
and sticker program, with inspection and decontamination if necessary.
Local residents must renew their stickers annually, visitors monthly. More info
Or call the Mussel
report possible violators or suspected contamination call the Sheriff
263 8656 or 911
Protecting Berryessa Snow Mountain
Trump administration has ordered the Interior Department to “review”
the status of 22 terrestrial monuments and five marine reserves,
including our own Berryessa Snow Mountain NM here in Lake County.
To help defeat this terrible idea please
JULY 20, 9AM-12PM -- 13th annual Invasive Weed Tour. Participants will
gather at the ranch house at Anderson Marsh State Historic Park at 9AM,
take a guided walk of just over 2 miles to see the amazingly diverse
array of invasive plants that flourish in the park and return to the
house for a (free!) lunch and discussion of aquatic invasives under the
trees. RSVPs required: please call the Ag Commissioner’s office at
263-0217 by July 17 to reserve your place. This event is sponsored by
the county Department of Agriculture and the Lake County Resource
JULY 22, 8-10AM -- Lake County Land Trust nature walk at the Rodman
Preserve, Rodman Preserve, 6350 Westlake Rd, Upper Lake. FREE: Bring a
hat and water. Call the LCLT for more information at (707) 262-0707.
JULY 29, 1PM -- Clear Lake State Park Interpretive Association’s Summer
Speaker Series featuring retired UCCE advisor Greg Giusti, whose talk
is titled, “What Do We Know About Clear Lake? Visitor center at CLSP,
5300 Soda Bay Road.
AUGUST 5, 8-10AM -- easy/moderate guided hike at Clear Lake State Park, led by docent Val Nixon.
AUGUST 5, 10AM-2PM -- annual FREE Power to the Youth festival at Austin
Park in Clearlake, featuring live music, disc golf, skate park
competition, basketball tournament, flag football and softball games as
well as booths with information about health care, education, politics,
the environment, etc. And (of course!) bouncy houses!
AUGUST 6, 12-2PM -- Old Time Fiddlers Jam at the Ely Stage Stop and Country Museum,
9921 Soda Bay Rd just off Highway 29 at Kits Corner. Food and beverages
available for purchase, or bring a picnic lunch. The music is free, but
donations to support the Stage Stop gratefully accepted.
AUGUST 12, 8-10AM -- Lake County Land Trust nature walk at the Rodman Preserve,
Rodman Preserve, 6350 Westlake Rd, Upper Lake. FREE: Bring a hat and
water. Call the LCLT for more information at (707) 262-0707.
AUGUST 19, 8-10AM -- easy/moderate guided hike at Clear Lake State Park,
led by park docent Billy Gear.
AUGUST 26, 1-3PM -- Clear Lake State Park Interpretive Association’s Summer
Speaker Series featuring Redbud Audubon Society leader Marilyn Waits discussing grebes.
AUGUST 26, 5-10PM -- annual Taste of Lake County on Main Street in
Lakeport: Experience the wine, food, beer and beauty of Lake County
from 5 pm to 8 pm, then dance in the street from 8 pm until 10 pm to
the music of the Lake County Diamonds. Advance tickets $30, $35 at the door.
AUGUST 28, 1PM -- Central Valley Regional Water Control Board public
outreach workshop to discuss implementation of the Clear Lake nutrient
TMDL. Water Board staff will provide an update on progress to date, and
take public input on options to extend the compliance date and provide
measurable benchmarks. Lakeport City Hall, 225 Park St.
AUGUST 31-SEPTEMBER 3 -- Lake County Fair, at the Fairgrounds off Martin St in Lakeport.
SEPTEMBER 9, 12-5PM -- "Bluegrass at the Ely," a music and crafts
festival to benefit the Anderson Marsh Interpretive Association and
Lake County Historical Society: great music, local crafts vendors, food
and drink, music workshops too. Bring your own lawn chair. Ely Stage
Stop and Country Museum, 9921 Soda Bay Rod just off Highway 29. Advance
tickets $15 at Watershed Books in Lakeport, Catfish Coffee House in
Clearlake, or online at www.andersonmarsh.org