Birds http://kvpr.org en Along The Pacific Flyway, California's Drought Raises Concerns For Wildlife http://kvpr.org/post/along-pacific-flyway-californias-drought-raises-concerns-wildlife <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The area around Los </span>Banos<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> isn't just a stopover for valley travelers along Highway 152 who are headed for the Central Coast. It's also a vital rest stop for millions of birds from across North America on the Pacific Flyway.</span></p><p>Ric Ortega: "If you come out here, you really don't see it all off of any of the major highways. But here we have something that definitely at least from an ecological perspective is equivalent to Yosemite Valley."</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 16:05:45 +0000 Joe Moore 29731 at http://kvpr.org Along The Pacific Flyway, California's Drought Raises Concerns For Wildlife In Lemoore, Drought Poses A Threat To Navy Jets http://kvpr.org/post/lemoore-drought-poses-threat-navy-jets <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We all know that California’s drought is posing huge problems for valley farmers. But as </span>FM89’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Ezra David Romero reports, it’s also a concern for pilots at one of the largest Navy installations in the west.</span></p><p>---</p></div><p>It’s a busy day at the Lemoore Naval Air Station in Kings County. Pilots flying F/A18 Super Hornets are practicing touch and go exercises on a runway that’s painted to look like an aircraft carrier.</p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 17:07:30 +0000 Ezra David Romero 28323 at http://kvpr.org In Lemoore, Drought Poses A Threat To Navy Jets