Saturday, March 8, 2008

Stream in Flood

With torrential rains, snow melt, and frozen ground that prevents water from sinking in, our stream is in flood at a higher level than we've seen so far. You can hear the boulders banging together in the torrent.

Compare that to the more normal summer shot:


Now the stream has broken its banks and is running all over the adjacent lane and in a second stream bed across our field. Too dark to get a decent photo but here is the road to the neighbor's house: