Olcott Lake, the largest of the vernal pools at Jepson Prairie Preserve, is only covering about two-thirds of its normal area, according to docent Kate Mawdsley. Drought conditions have created less than ideal conditions for the area and the Solano Land Trust has called off the tours to the area for the first time since 1992. (Robinson Kuntz/Daily Republic)
Photos: Drought takes toll at Jepson Prairie
Robinson has worked as a staff photographer for the Daily Republic since July 2010. Before joining the DR he was an photo intern at the Santa Cruz Sentinel. Robinson earned his Bachelor's degree in photojournalism from San Francisco State. He became the Daily Republic photography editor in 2014.