The Year in Review: Milestones

December 29, 2006 11:00 pm

•11,500,000 – Pounds of Dungeness crab Crescent City fishermen brought in during the 2005-6 season, a record for the harbor and accounting for nearly half of all crab caught in California

•1,150,000 – Price of Smith River's White Rose Inn, the highest selling home in Del Norte County during the past year

•1,200,000 – Damage in dollars to the Crescent City Harbor following Nov. 15 tsunami

•28,417 – Acres of Del Norte County preserved under the California Coastal Wild Heritage Wilderness Act, which President Bush signed in December

•20,000 – Estimated number of tourists in Crescent City during the Fourth of July weekend

•150 – Battery Point Lighthouse celebrated its 150th anniversary in December

•82 – County's highest temperature of the year, set Sept. 23

•81.05 – Inches of rain Crescent City received in 2005-2005 rain year, 14.85 inches above average

•50 – Bar-O Boys Ranch celebrated its 50th anniversary in September

•38 – Length of field goal James Sampier kicked in the final seconds of a playoff game allowing the Warriors to defeat Analy High of Sebastopol 10-8

•5.9 – Height, in feet, of Nov. 15 tsunami wave that smashed Crescent City's harbor