Carson River


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Carson River

A river rising in the Sierra Nevada of eastern California and flowing about 250 km (150 mi) northeast through Carson City, Nevada, to the Carson Sink, an intermittent lake.
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The EPA has been critical in helping clean up Nevadas thousands of abandoned mines, 399 brownfield sites, and the Carson River Mercury Superfund Site.
Page pointed to an NPL listing for mercury contamination in the Carson River in the Dayton area about 30 years ago as an example of a listing where little if any money has ever been spent.
Having concluded the first leg of the Zephyr segment of our train adventure the previous night, we've turned our sights to its grittier cousin: the Virginia & Truckee Railroad, Nevada's most famous short line, formed in 1868 to haul ore from the great Comstock mines to reduction mills in Silver City and along the Carson River.
The body of William McCune, 62, was bound by duct tape, wrapped in a blanket and dumped in the Carson River in Carson City, Nev.
Regulators closed Carson River Community Bank in Nevada and Rainier Pacific Bank in Tacoma.
was appointed receiver of Rainier Pacific Bank in Tacoma and Carson River Community Bank, based in Carson City, Nev.
Bigelow supervises operations at the Lahontan National Fish Hatchery in Gardnerville, Nevada, on the banks of the Carson River.
Formed by the meandering flow of the Carson River, valley soils tend to be sandy loam with very little organic material, making moisture retention difficult.
The East Fork Carson River, which is 10-mi downstream, is also threatened by site runoff.
The wetlands of the Lahontan Valley are the final drainage area for the Carson River.
Rafting for women only: Two California rafting trips, one down the Carson River, the other down the American River, target women with a penchant for adventure.
The trail provides community access to the Carson River with stunning panoramic views of Carson Valley and the surrounding Sierra Nevada and Pine Nut mountain ranges.