The San Francisco Bay Area is confronted with an abundance of water. While this will make for an amazing Spring and Summer of fun on the water, it is causing havoc for regional park and lake recreation areas.
Fish may be confused now and hunting areas closed but too much water is better than drought any day.
January 29, 2017 Updated: January 29, 2017 6:00am
At Del Valle Reservoir, the floodwaters rose over the banks last week and inundated the bait shop up to the windows. The picnic areas were submerged, the spillway at the dam turned into a rushing torrent, the campground was evacuated, and the park was closed until Feb. 13.