Spring in Reno

April 18, 2017

Spring flowers, iris, phlox, Reno, Nevada, NV.

Photo © Stan White

Heavy traffic

April 11, 2017

Airliner contrails, Reno, Nevada, NV.

Aircraft contrails crisscross the sky above Reno, Nevada. Photo © Stan White

Washoe Lake, just south of Reno, dried up as a result of the multi-year drought in Nevada and much of the southwestern U.S. Record precipitation over the winter of 2016-2017 filled the lake and then some. The lake is part of Washoe Lake State Park.

Washoe Lake, Washoe Valley, Nevada, NV.

October, 2016. Washoe Lake completely dry. Photo © Stan White

Washoe Lake, Washoe Valley, Nevada, NV.

March, 2017. Washoe Lake full and overflowing. Photo © Stan White