Additional water comes from springs, joining to create a mist-filled basin. Burney Creek originates from the park's underground springs and flows to Lake Britton, getting larger along the way to the majestic falls. The park's landscape was created by volcanic activity as well as erosion from weather and streams. Los Banos, Calif. farmer and board chairman of the San Luis & Delta Mendota Water Authority, Cannon Michael, said measurable rain in the Shasta Lake watershed in May and early June increased predicted inflows to Shasta Lake enough to avoid the designation.
Answer 1 of 4: We have a houseboat trip planned in August 2015 at Lake Shasta. The water levels now are not too low (at 992'), but we are concerned about levels going down this summer and this CA drought and Shasta releasing extra water because of it.
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