Created 30-May-09
Modified 30-May-09
Visitors 27
47 photos
Another visit to the Cosumnes River Preserve afforded a new view of the landscape. At the end of May, the reeds and water plants are lush, the Himalaya berries are starting to fruit, and the squirrels and cottontails let you get within ten feet of them without being spooked.

Categories & Keywords
Category:Scenic
Subcategory:Rivers
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Cosumnes River, central valley, grassland, hiking, preserve, riparian forest, river, trail, valley, wetlands, wildflowers, wildlife

Willow Slough WetlandsReaching ReedsBroadleaf in Water12-Spotted SkimmerLots of BeesPaved TrailJuvenile American GoldfinchHimalaya BlackberriesDry for the SummerYoung OakPeppergrass or PepperweedWild Morning Glory Is My GuessCosumnes RiverVerdant BackwaterChicoryWild RadishWild RadishOak Gall