With an abundance of moisture this spring in the desert southwest, flora was blooming all over the place!
First Look At Kaibab National Forest
Spring has sprung and the Kaibab National Forest in Northern Arizona is coming alive. View looking towards the Grand Canyon From my favorite campsite.
Back In Business
My camera took another hit a few weeks ago due to an accident but now it is better. You may remember a few years ago that this same camera accidentally fell into a creek high in the Sierras and took some time to heal after Canon said it was totaled. This time I spilled a…
Winter rains produced vibrant greens and yellows, the predominate colors along California’s Pacific Ocean Coastline.
It’s spring and the flowers were blooming along California’s Pacific Ocean Coastline. Flowers include California Poppies, California Morning Glory, Daisies, flowering Ice Plant and Lupine.
The Plight Of California’s Almonds
As you all know, California is in a midst of an acute drought. This affects all Californians and its prized almond industry. Also coming into play is the honey bee which have been dwindling in numbers not only in California, but the whole country. Almond growers need the honey bees to pollinate their flowers. According…
A Carpet Of Yellow
Springtime rains have spawned a carpet of yellow at Wahweap Creek near Big Water, Utah
California’s Highway 46
Highway 46 starts in California’s fertile San Joaquin Valley and ends just south of Cambria on the Pacific Ocean Coastline. It is somewhat famous for being the road that James Dean reached a dead end with his Porsche in 1955. There is a James Dean Memorial Junction at the intersection of Hwy 46 and 41.…
More California Coastal Pics
Here’s some leftovers from my recent trip along California’s coastline. Pics of birds and elephant seals to follow soon.
Blooming California Coast
Although California is suffering from a severe drought, the immediate Pacific coastline has enough moisture to allow the vegetation to produce blooming flowers. It is springtime.