California Mid-Winter Fair and Fiesta

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Imperial-California/California-Mid-Winter-Fair-and-Fiesta/243744857445?ref=mfCalifornia Mid-Winter Fair and Fiesta This year’s fair dates: February 26 to March 7

The California Mid-Winter Fair and Fiesta is Imperial County’s largest and most comprehensive annual event. It’s 10 days of displays, entertainment, food and just plain fun.

This year we celebrate Imperial Valley’s unque location below sea level with the theme of “Discover the Treasures Below The Sea.”

Imperial Valley Water Infrastructure Is Infested

Imperial Valley’s entire water infrastructure is infested with Quagga Mussels

By Luke Phillips

An invasive species that has swept across the U.S., from the Great Lakes to the Colorado River, has made it’s way to the Imperial Valley.

Robert Powell, an environmental specialist with the Imperial Irrigation District, says that he is confident that the Imperial Valley’s entire water infrastructure is infested with Quagga Mussels — an invasive species that creates havoc in local ecosystems and can make life difficult for homeowners and recreational boaters.