Joshua Emerson Smith


Joshua Emerson Smith covers the environment for The San Diego Union-Tribune. He's driven by a deep sense of curiosity and desire for truth. He finds inspiration in the interests and concerns of the community. He appreciates reader feedback and does his best to respond to questions and concerns. When he's not pounding the keys, he enjoys camping in the desert, seeing live music and waxing philosophical about just about anything.

Recent Articles

  • Make the most of your desert wildflower experience

    Wildflowers have started to sprout in the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, and a little planning will go a long way toward taking advantage of this year's highly anticipated super bloom. Visitors will likely only have until the end of the month to behold a large field of yellow Desert Sunflowers...