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Posts Tagged ‘San Lorenzo River

“Down by the River…” Part Two

January 21, 2010

Another day of storms brings another day of river rise. The San Lorenzo River is hovering at about 20 feet today. Just a few miles upstream, in Felton Grove, residents are evacuating. The river has overflowed its banks and is flooding the community. Less than a year ago, I lived there. http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_14230002 Here at the […]

The Swollen San Lorenzo River

January 19, 2010

This one’s definitely not about art. Right behind my apartment, the Artspace Tannery Lofts, lies the San Lorenzo River. It’s about 50-75 feet from the buildings. When it rains, it carries water from all the way up the Santa Cruz mountains, causing the water levels to rise considerably. At high tide, it can get a […]