Sunday, June 16, 2019

Types of wonders

Description of wonders of the world

Point Buchon poppy meadows

Adelbert von Chamisso in 1817 noticed the beautiful California poppy and gave its scientific description and name - Eschscholzia californica Cham. Expedition did not...

Shell Creek Road meadows, California

The diverse and beautiful Shell Creek Road meadows can serve as a teaching ground for learning the Californian wildflowers. This area is not a...

Poppy meadows of Merced Valley and Hite Cove

Landscape of Merced River Valley is world famous due to Yosemite Valley - beautiful, impressive glacial valley, the oldest protected area in United States,...

Dry Creek wildflower meadows, Tulare County

Valley of Dry Creek in Tulare County is better known and protected due to rare biotope - sycamore alluvial woodland community. In total there...

Bear Valley wildflower meadows, Colusa County

Although Bear Valley wildflower meadows in Colusa County are comparatively little known, these meadows belong to the most impressive arid grasslands of California. In...

Figueroa Mountain poppy and lupine fields

TCalifornia poppy meadows are very diverse. While the majestic Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve or Carrizo Plain offer desolate, treeless landscape, hillsides of the Figueroa...

Walker Canyon poppy fields, California

Some of the most beautiful poppy meadows in Southern California are located north from Lake Elsinore - Walker Canyon poppy fields. Countless flowers color...

Flower fields of Gorman Hills

Not too far from the famous Antelope Valley poppy meadows there is another well-known location where in spring-time often there can be observed magnificent...

Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve, California

In the western part of Antelope Valley there is an amazing monument of nature – vast area covered with California poppies. In spring (late...

Inuksuk Point (Enukso Point)

One of the symbols of Canada is inuksuk, often called also - inukshuk. Although this kind of monuments is not entirely unique to Canada,...