Sensitive Plants

Sensitive Plants Within the Eldorado by Mike Foster The Sensitive Plants within the Eldorado is a three part series of articles about sensitive plant species found in the Eldorado National Forest. When these articles were written, Mike Foster was a botanist for the...

Lightning

Lightning by Donald L. Fink Do you know what lightning smells like? If you do, you could be one of the few who have escaped a very close call with death. Last summer, Bonnie and I were afforded an opportunity to experience the smell of lightning up close. We had...

Forest Amphibians

Amphibians of the Eldorado National Forest Presented at the ENFIA General Meeting and Potluck on June 20, 2001 A number of amphibians are found or could potentially be found on the Eldorado National Forest. These species are the California Red-legged Frog, the...

Forest Service Nursery

The Placerville Nursery and National Forest Genetic Electrophoresis Laboratory by Steve Tyson, California Native Plant Society Anyone who has driven Highway 50 toward Kyburz, or turned onto the road to Ice House and climbed the hill to Peavine Ridge, has had at least...