The Yosemite Conservancy blog. An insider's look at what's happening in the park — and how our donors are making a difference.

Field Notes

The Yosemite Conservancy blog.
An insider's look at what's happening in the park — and how our donors are making a difference.

Yosemite Conservancy Field Notes

A pair of mule deer in eastern Yosemite. Photo: Ted Hunting, August 2016

With a little patience — and guidance from an experienced naturalist — you might start to see the Yosemite landscape and its animal inhabitants in a new way.

Which Yosemite animal do you most identify with? Take our quick quiz to find out! Photo: Songbird in the Yosemite high country, by Henry Brening Photography

Which Yosemite animal do you most identify with? Take our quick quiz to find out!

Snow-capped El Capitan. Photo: Corinne Borowski
What makes winter such a special season in Yosemite? See for yourself in these snowy scenes captured by park fans.
A snowy scene in Yosemite Valley: Bridalveil Fall flowing down a granite cliff, flanked by frosted Cathedral Rocks. Photo: Carolyn Botell, February 2019

We skipped our most first monthly recap of the year, so we're doubling up on this round!