16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Pando Populus featuring a overseeing eye (marking where a side branch used to be.)

An aspen colony in Utah is the world’s largest living organism, spanning about ten acres and sharing one rootball: Pando is a one-tree forest. Paiute Indians tell of the moral power of the aspen eyes.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2018
Date Uploaded: 09.2018
Photo Location: Two miles from Fishlake, Utah , Utah, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 8 Plus
Copyright: © Kathy Bozzuti-Jones