Point at Gaines Ranch
December 2001

Reconstruction of the big box building for new Sam's Club. Water quality pond sand filter is failing.

water quality pond full of sediment from construction

Water quality pond full of sediment from construction.


drainage from water quality pond sand filter

Drainage from water quality pond sand filter. What is this stuff?! The sand filter is failing.


foam in pond

This place smelled so bad we had to get out of the canyon, but the foam itself did not smell.


plunge pool full of foam

Plunge pool full of foam futher downstream.


further downstream

Yet further downstream. We quit at this point because the odor made us light-headed..

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