Kern River


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Kern River

A river rising in the Sierra Nevada of eastern California and flowing about 250 km (155 mi) south and southwest to the southern San Joaquin Valley.
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ENPNewswire-August 23, 2019--California Water Service - Water Infrastructure Improvement Project Completed in Kern River Valley
Meanwhile, a rockslide closed State Route 178 in Kern River Canyon, where photos from witnesses also showed that a stretch of the road had sunk.
VHRP is located adjacent to the existing Veyo Compressor Station, which is owned and operated by the Kern River Gas Transmission Company (KRGTC).
Her unit, based in Kern County, usually responds to water rescues in the Kern River or missing hikers in the lower Sierra Nevada mountains, but has been called in to other areas with large-scale disasters.
The view from the bluffs is both breathtaking and dissonant: Looking down, you can see the lush green of the Kern River Valley; along the horizon a field of black pumpjacks, planted over scoured and parched brown earth, extend into apparent infinity.
Dozens of victims stayed in campgrounds across the Kern River Valley.
Dunn was previously president of Kern River Gas Transmission Co., a Berkshire Hathaway Energy interstate natural gas pipeline unit.
Previously, Dunn was employed as president and CEO of PacifiCorp Energy, president of Kern River Gas Transmission Company, president of Kern River as well as an operations engineer at Williams at the start of his career.
Chevron has been using the method to extract heavy oil at its Kern River field in Bakersfield, California, since the 1960s.
Arrangements by Kern River Family Mortuary in Bakersfield.
One agricultural water district amid the almond orchards and derrick fields northwest of Bakersfield recently announced it would sell off extra water it acquired through a more than century-old right to use flows from the Kern River.
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