Loveland Lakes Alpine Wet Meadow

Loveland Lakes Alpine Wet Meadow

Loveland Lakes, Summit County, Colorado Rocky Mountain Subalpine-Alpine Snowbed, Wet Meadow & Dwarf-shrubland When the surrounding landforms allow more water retention, wet meadows can occur in both the alpine and subalpine zones, supporting a new suite of plant...
Alpine Turf and Fellfield

Alpine Turf and Fellfield

Summit Lake, Clear Creek County, Colorado Rocky Mountain Alpine Fell-field Cushion Plant Community Alpine Fell Field Fell field – such an unusual name for such an unusual place. The most direct path to understanding them both is to know that in this case, the...