Quantcast

Latest Central Valley Stories

2014-08-08 20:21:48

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Aug.

2014-07-28 13:12:56

Before the colonial era, 100,000s of people lived on the land now called California, and many of their cultures manipulated fire to control the availability of plants they used for food, fuel, tools, and ritual.

2014-07-17 12:26:07

WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raley's has been awarded an astounding total of 24 Telly Awards in Commercial and Online Video categories.

2014-07-07 16:25:09

Progressive Politicians Set to Abandon Their Values to Placate Big Labor WASHINGTON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The

2014-05-28 23:12:25

Join Kaiser Consulting in congratulating Butler Web and Design for being honored by the Better Business Bureau Central California and Inland Empire Counties (BBB) with the 2014 Ethics Award for

2014-05-12 16:20:49

Local Car Wash Chain Celebrates Opening of Eighth Sacramento Area Location with 10 Days of Free Car Washes May 20-29 WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quick Quack

2014-05-10 23:01:10

Bureau of Reclamation today released final environmental documents for the proposed annual transfers of up to 7,500 acre-feet of Firebaugh Canal Water District’s Central Valley Project water

2014-05-09 23:00:38

Bureau of Reclamation released final environmental documents for the proposed annual transfers of up to 7,500 acre-feet of Firebaugh Canal Water District’s Central Valley Project water to the

2014-03-20 12:34:52

The Cesar Chavez biopic is a depiction of Cesar Chavez's unification of farm workers to achieve better working conditions and social justice for the less fortunate LOS ANGELES, March 20, 2014

2014-03-12 23:02:07

The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens Addresses Growing Need for Residential Living in Fresno Area Fresno, CA (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 The Terraces at San


Latest Central Valley Reference Libraries

39_effb4c822361c70f8dc80217ab7724e0
2007-04-10 16:45:13

The Splittail, or Sacramento splittail, Pogonichthys macrolepidotus, is a cyprinid fish native to the low-elevation waters of the Central Valley in California. It was first described by William O. Ayres in 1854. It is the sole living member of its genus, the Clear Lake splittail P. ciscoides having become extinct in the 1970s. The distinctive feature of the Splittail is the larger upper lobe of the tail fin. It also has tiny barbels at the corners of the mouth. The dorsal fin has 9-10...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
Related