Sierra Nevada


California Drought Is Killing Giant Sequoia Trees

California Drought Is Killing Giant Sequoia Trees

The giant trees in Sequoia National Park are showing visible signs of stress due to four year record breaking drought...

Aug 19 2015, 3:28am CDT

Scientists Discover Why Lake Tahoe Is So Blue

Scientists Discover Why Lake Tahoe Is So Blue

Lake Tahoe is so blue not because it is clear. It's the algal concentration that determines the color of water...

Jul 25 2015, 8:37pm CDT

Yosemite Rock Fall to Change Half Dome Climb

Yosemite Rock Fall to Change Half Dome Climb

A geological formation at the famous Yosemite National Park has changed due to breakage. Now visitors will face an even more ha...

Jul 8 2015, 6:27am CDT

Lake Tahoe Earthquake Magnitude was 3.5

Lake Tahoe Earthquake Magnitude was 3.5

An earthquake of magnitude 3.5 hit west of Tahoe Vista yesterday. No injuries were reported....

Sep 11 2014, 8:52am CDT

Yosemite climber falls 30 foot below

The 26 year old climber from Palo Alto, Calif. was rescued by the park's climbing-equipped rescue team...

Apr 22 2014, 4:02am CDT

Yosemite Rockfall Leads to Closed Trail

Yosemite Rockfall Leads to Closed Trail

A rockfall at Yosemite National Park led to a closed trail. Over 16,000 tons of rock fell from up above and made the trail not...

Apr 9 2014, 4:09am CDT