“California water quality officials have approved strategies designed to reduce the amount of fine sediments discharged into Lake Tahoe, and new rules also prepared to avoid pollution of the landmark alpine lake are now in place, officials said Thursday.”
“After fighting a government plan to increase logging in Sierra forests throughout California all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, a conservation group concluded it might hurt its cause more than it would help. On Monday, the court granted its request to drop the case.”
“In 1959, [Charles] Goldman, a limnologist and UC Davis professor, formed the Tahoe Research Group and began regular and extensive testing of Lake Tahoe.
On Friday evening, Goldman gave a presentation at the UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center in Incline Village entitled “The impact of climactic change and global warming on inland waters of the world.”