This view of the pond and the large oak shows the oasis nature of the pond, it is a green island in golden fields. Only oaks and bay trees grow in these dry hills. Bluebirds and coyotes live up here, and red tail hawks are frequently heard and seen.
This 360 Panorama ovelooks Morgan Territory from the top of a nearly treeless hill and was taken on a very hot late summer day. The elevation is about 1800 feet above the California's Central Valley that can be seen at a few points one the horizon. Mount Diablo is the distant peak.