21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Mushrooms after a flood

Change can come so fast! A field of tiny mushrooms developed in my back yard one night after the sprinkler had broken and run all night. Noticed them at 7 AM. By 9 AM they were wilting. And by 6 PL they had disappeared.

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Date Taken: 06.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Georgetown, Texas, United States of America
Copyright: © Carlos Rio