Sierra Shooting Stars were spotted in a meadow in the Sequoia National Monument in mid-June. A fisheye lens distorts the horizon. Given the heavy rain and late-melting snowfall this year, wildflowers were abundant in the region.
Sierra Shooting Stars were spotted in a meadow in the Sequoia National Monument in mid-June. A fisheye lens distorts the horizon. Given the heavy rain and late-melting snowfall this year, wildflowers were abundant in the region. David Middlecamp dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com
Sierra Shooting Stars were spotted in a meadow in the Sequoia National Monument in mid-June. A fisheye lens distorts the horizon. Given the heavy rain and late-melting snowfall this year, wildflowers were abundant in the region. David Middlecamp dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com

Wildflowers bloom this summer in the Sierra Nevada, thanks to late snowmelt

August 01, 2017 08:24 AM