How Climate Change May Shape Wildflower Communities on Mt. Rainier (video) University of Washington Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption An unseasonably warm, dry summer on Mount Rainier in 2015 caused subalpine wildflowers to change their bloom times and form 'reassembled' communities, with unknown consequences for species interactions among wildflowers, pollinators and other animals. Credit University of Washington/Elli Theobald Usage Restrictions Must include credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.