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skunk_coverJULY 1 - Spring, and its magnificent wildflower display, has ended. But there's still plenty going on in the recovery area on Mount Diablo. It's just that some of it happens after we leave. Click on the photo for a gallery of familiar critters visiting Mount Diablo's hidden cameras. Photo courtesy Morgan Fire Research Project

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Oasis on Mount Diablo: Perkins Canyon's Trial By Fire

The Morgan Fire transformed more than 3,100 acres of meadow, chaparral, and woodland on Mount Diablo’s south and east sides, including Perkins Canyon. “It was a once-in-
a-generation event,” says Seth Adams — the biggest fire on the mountain since 1977.

What are people spotting right now? Here are the most recent observations from the burn area in iNaturalist