Carmel River Seaside Basin Gets Boost From Recent Rainfall By Erika Mahoney • Feb 18, 2019 Erika Mahoney Listen Listening... / 1:39 The stormy start to the year has downed trees, caused flooding and power outages. But the rainfall has benefits. Excess water from the Carmel River is being stored for later use. Sandbags Help Hold Back Carmel River At Flood Stage By Erika Mahoney • Feb 14, 2019 Erika Mahoney Listen Listening... / 1:40 Gusty winds and heavy rain continue to impact the Central Coast. The Carmel River reached flood stage this Valentine’s Day. As Carmel River Recedes, Snow In The Forecast By Erika Mahoney • Feb 4, 2019 Erika Mahoney Listen Listening... / 1:39 Following six days of consistent rain, Central Coast residents have been dealing with downed trees, rockslides and power outages. In Carmel Valley, people continue to monitor the Carmel River. New Habitat Creates Shelter For Steelhead In Carmel River By Erika Mahoney • Oct 24, 2017 Erika Mahoney Listen Listening... / 1:40 Helicopters flying near Carmel River State Beach Wednesday will be carrying boulders and large pieces of redwood trees to the lower Carmel River. The material will create new habitat for the federally threatened steelhead trout. Eastwoods Donate Carmel Land to Big Sur Land Trust By Doug McKnight • Jun 28, 2016 Doug McKnight Listen Listening... / 1:38 Clint Eastwood and his first wife Maggie are donating a large piece of land to the Big Sur Land Trust to help create a flood plain and green belt.