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Trees of the High Sierra: Change in a land of changelessness

Huntington Lake, Calif. — Some years ago — almost 20, actually — my wife and I made it a habit to leave the city in August and head for the High Sierra. Our destination has always been a lake edged by cabins, 60 miles east of Fresno, just south of Yosemite and just north of Sequoia. We’re gone...
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