National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Lightning is the greatest danger to anglers

The National Weather Service falls under the purview of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and recently issued a finding that fishermen and boaters are the most &l ...

New striped bass regulations are a step toward improving the Delta

The California Delta ecosystem is in trouble. Native fish populations have declined significantly in recent years and if the status quo is maintained, further declines are sure to ...

Oil well ‘facts’ confuse reader

I was confused by the letter to the editor written by Barbara White of Lincoln titled “Off-shore oil wells needed,” (Journal, June 30). She states some facts that I find quite ...

Off-shore oil wells needed

I was in Alaska in 1989 when the Valdez oil spill happened. The beaches and marine life were covered in oil. But I have yet to see the same from the gulf. Fact is that this amoun ...