Phoenix Area and Northern AZ
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Note: Spring is one of the most beautiful times of the year in the desert, but it can also be a time for caution. Rattlesnakes lie dormant during the cold fall and winter months and awaken from hibernation in the warm months of March and April. Another reason to stay on the trails. More...
2019 Phoenix Area and Northern AZ Reports
Jan 1 2019 Adriana Reports: Skyline Regional Park; Buckeye, AZ; December 26, 2018
Scorpionweed, Brittlebush, Desert Marigold, Ocotillo, & more!
Jan 1 2019 DesertUSA Reports: Arizona is looking good for wildflowers this year.
2018 Phoenix Area and Northern AZ Reports
Dec 26, 2018 Pamela Reports: more photos from Cave Creek, AZ (Regional Park)
Dec 18, 2018 Pamela Reports: Cave Creek, AZ (Regional Park) lots of wildflowers in bloom along the trails. here are a few pictures.
Dec 6, 2018 Pamela Reports: Found these blooms after last weeks rain. Located on the Overton Trail in Cave Creek Regional Park, AZ
Nov 3, 2018 Jan Reports: Saw these Arizona poppies this morning at Thunderbird Conservatory while hiking. Near Glendale, AZ
Nov 1, 2018 Ron Reports: Photo was taken 10/30/2018 at 0930 in the morning in the desert in Yuma, AZ. Many other plants of the same type without blooms as of yet. Can anyone identify this plant?
Oct 2, 2018 Phoenix Area Parks Report: Receiving heavy rainfall.
Photos tips: Most digital point-and-shoot cameras have a macro function - usually symbolized by the icon of a little flower. When you turn on that function, you allow your camera to get closer to the subject, looking into a flower for example. Or getting up close and personal with a bug. More on desert photography and wildflowers photos.
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