A River of Blood

It’s a sad day for Dallas and the much maligned Trinity River. The Columbia Packing Company, a Dallas meat packing plant, is being investigated for allegedly dumping thousands of gallons of pigs blood into a Trinity River feeder creek. Although the exact scope of the dumping is still being determined, the company apparently dumped enough…

Photo of the Day – January 25, 2012

Night time on the Ouachita River in Western Arkansas. The Ouachita River’s headwaters are at the base of Rich Mountain and the river flows into the western end of Lake Ouchita. (Photo by Dan Rodriguez)

This and that…

Its raining again in Central and North Texas, and we’re projected to get a few inches over the next couple of days. Bring it on… And speaking of rain, I posted a message from TPWD, so please check it out. They are trying to get the word out about their budget woes due to the downstream effects…

Photo of the Day – January 24, 2012

Sergeant Michael Isaac, of Saginaw, Texas poses with a Spotted Bass he pulled from the middle Brazos just below Whitney Lake Dam in Bosque County. Sergeant Isaac is a Marine C-130 load master stationed at the Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Dan Rodriguez)