Putah and Cache

A Thinking Mammal's Guide to the Watershed

edited by

Amy J. Boyer
Jan Goggans
Daniel Leroy
David Robertson
Rob Thayer

Contents

Entering

Tributaries: an Introduction
David Robertson and Amy J. Boyer

Touring Putah-Cache Country
Robert Thayer

Natural Vegetation of the Putah-Cache Watershed
Michael G. Barbour and Valerie Whitworth

Geology of Putah-Cache: Introduction
Eldridge M. Moores and Judith E. Moores

Human Population within the Bioregion: A Demographic Portrait
James C. Cramer

Scenery
Christopher Sindt

Davis

At the Corner of First and A
Robert Thayer

Davisville
Frank A. Leach, 1917

Exotic and Native
Jim Barilla

Beulahland
Sarah H. Motley

Care and Feeding
Laurie Glover

UC Davis

Putah Creek Riparian Reserve
Robert Thayer

Crossing Putah Creek
John Bidwell, 1841

To Establish a Home
Daniel Leroy

Winters

Main Street and Railroad Avenue
Robert Thayer

El Temblor!
The Express. Saturday, April 23, 1892.

Geology of Putah-Cache: Cenozoic Deposits
Eldridge M. Moores and Judith E. Moores

Citykid Tours the Greater Winters Area
Maria Melendez

Craig McNamara: Interview, 1997
Jan Goggans

Lake Solano

Solano Diversion Dam
Robert Thayer

The Accord from Putah Creek News, Fall 2000:
Joe Krovoza

Birds of Putah-Cache: Lake Solano and Upstream
John Kemper

The Fishes of Putah Creek: Lower Putah Creek
Peter B. Moyle

Cold Canyon

The Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve
Peter B. Moyle

Ode to Cold Canyon
Norm Milstein

Path Through a Few Things that Must Be Said for Putah Creek, at the Foot of Monticello Dam
Sandra McPherson

Monticello Dam

The Monticello Dam Overlook
Robert Thayer

April 8, 1948
California Governor Earl Warren

Geology of Putah Cache: The Great Valley Sequence
Eldridge M. Moores and Judith E. Moores

The Fishes of Putah Creek: After the Dam
Peter B. Moyle

The Glory Hole
Rachel Dilworth

"Glory Hole," from Narrow Way to Nearby
David Robertson

Lake Berryessa

Markley Cove to Berryessa-Knoxville Road
Robert Thayer

Hunting Berryessa Valley
Lloyd Briggs, 1881

(Lake) Berryessa
Christy Brigham

Making Home
Amy J. Boyer

Spanish Flat to Monticello
Robert Thayer and Jan Goggans

March of Empire, Chapter XVI
Mrs. Mallie Stafford, 1884

My Father's Camping Stove, Unused on a Trip to Berryessa Reservoir
Laurie Glover

Upper Putah Creek

Pope Valley to Guenoc Valley
Robert Thayer

Ode to Beauty: Historical Landmark 839, The Litto Hubcap Ranch
Andrea Ross

Middletown and Putah Creek Headwaters
Robert Thayer

Boggs Mountain: We Have Met the Great Outdoors and It Is Us
Amy J. Boyer

McLaughlin Mine

A Side Trip to Gold
Robert Thayer

Downstream: How Mercury Travels
Bob Speirs

Geology of Putah-Cache: Coast Range Ophiolite
Eldridge M. Moores and Judith E. Moores

Serpentine Haiku
Peter B. Moyle

An Introduction to the Serpentine Plant Community of the Putah-Cache Watershed
Kelly G. Lyons

Jericho Country
Frances Ransley

Clear Lake or Lypoyomi

The Ample Charms of a Well-Fed Lake
Pete Richerson and Scott Richerson

Ever Reappearing
Caroline M. Nichols Churchill, 1881

Anderson Marsh
Pete Richerson and Scott Richerson

Birds of Putah-Cache: Clear Lake and Lake Berryessa
John Kemper

Lower Lake to Mt. Konocti
Pete Richerson and Scott Richerson

Mt. Hanna
Mrs. Jacob Rideout, 1889

Geology of Putah-Cache: Cenozoic Volcanic Rocks
Eldridge M. Moores and Judith E. Moores

Forecast
Susanne Scholz

Horseshoe Bend
Pete Richerson and Scott Richerson

Once and Future Clear Lake
Scott Richerson

Clear Lake State Park
Pete Richerson and Scott Richerson

Cycle/Recycle
Susanne Scholz

State Park to Lakeport
Pete Richerson and Scott Richerson

City of the Lake
Mrs. Jacob Rideout, 1889

Lakeport to Rodman Slough
Pete Richerson and Scott Richerson

Data: The Lovely, the Flirtatious, and the Ugly
Pete Richerson

Bloody Island
Pete Richerson and Scott Richerson

Irenia: Interview, 1999
Jim Barilla

Blue Lakes to Paradise Cove
Pete Richerson and Scott Richerson

Geology of Putah-Cache: The Franciscan Complex
Eldridge M. Moores and Judith E. Moores

Sulphur Bank Mine and Borax Lake
Pete Richerson and Scott Richerson

Gone to Gold
Frances Ransley

Upper Cache Creek

Wilson Valley to Cache Creek
Robert Thayer

Whitewater Trespassing
Joe Krovoza

Birds of Putah-Cache: Oak Savanna, Oak Woodland, and Chapparal
John Kemper

Return of the Tule Elk
Peter B. Moyle

Capay Valley

Guinda
Robert Thayer

California Christmas IV: Rumsey Improvement Club Potluck, December 14, 1999
Will Baker

How Beans, Peas, and Barley Grow
Annie Main

Of Fires and Early Fruit
Conversation

Lost Soul on a Cyberspace Bulletin Board
Annie Main

Hoes Down Festival
Alison Alkon

10/5/96 Sat.
Amy J. Boyer

Ramón Cadena: Interview, 1999
Jim Barilla

Earthquake Country
Ann Scheuring

Rumsey Rancheria
Robert Thayer

Eavesdropping at Cache Creek Casino
Laurie Glover

Lower Cache Creek

Winters Canal
Robert Thayer

Irrigating with a Full Bladder
Peter B. Moyle

Cache Creek Nature Preserve
Robert Thayer

Birds of Putah-Cache: Lower Cache Creek
John Kemper

Salmon in Cache Creek
Peter B. Moyle and Shaun Ayers

Woodland

Second and Main Street
Robert Thayer

1858
Chas. E. Greene

Tom Muller: Interview, 1997
Jan Goggans

Yolo County Farm Workers
Jamie Bronner Chomas

In the Land of Men
Jan Goggans

Willow Slough and Creeks' Ends

Cache Creek Outflow and Willow Slough
Robert Thayer

A Bright Feature in the Flood
Yolo Democrat, 1879

Flood Journal
Amy J. Boyer

Yolo Basin Wetlands and Putah Creek Outflow
Robert Thayer

An Immense Plain, All in Flames
Jacques Antoine Moerenhout, 1848

Birds of Putah-Cache: Valley Floor
John Kemper

Going Further

Tule Haiku
Various

References

Acknowledgments