Rain!

Some images of the Santa Margarita River, taken 2/28/2014.  After receiving ~1.5″ of rain in a 24 hr period.  USGS gauging station just below the confluence reported 1,310 cu f/s @ 1300 hrs, 2000 cu f/s @1400 hrs.

Web cam images:

http://anr.ucsd.edu/cameras/L/smer-gorge.jpg

http://anr.ucsd.edu/cameras/L/hpwren-iqeye21.jpg

http://anr.ucsd.edu/cameras/L/smer-mob1-c.jpg

 

Aerial Shot of River Gorge, courtesy of Douglas McCulloh

SMER Dragonflies

Pictures courtesy of SDSU alumni Gary Suttle

Grossmont College Earth Science Class Final taken at SMER

SMER Spring Hike 2013

 

Photos courtesy of Mr. Bill Atkinson. Hike lead by Superstar Docent Ms. Beth Cobb.

Snow at Sky Oaks

Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians Announce Acquisition of Liberty Quarry

Pechanga and Granite Construction Reach Historic Accord to Transfer and Preserve Site of Proposed Liberty Quarry, Nov. 15, 12

Watershed Clean Up

Fire Watch Cameras Installed at Sky Oaks

Remote fire watch system installed at SDSU’s Sky Oaks Field Station. Powered by photovoltaic panels and tied into the HPWREN network, four cameras provide a 360 degree view of the surrounding landscape. Part of a collaborative project involving UCSD, SDG&E and SDSU. 

Online images can viewed here: http://anr.ucsd.edu/cameras/SkyOaksJR.html

F90 Spotted Roaming the Plateau