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2014 Foliage Update

Autumn in Litchfield

September 26, 2014 Foliage like fireworks.
Fall foliaget.

September 24, 2014 High clouds at the edge of an approaching storm viewed from Mount Tom.

September 24, 2014 Early fall colors can best be described as spotty right now.

September 23, 2014 A hint of yellow foliage.

September 22, 2014 The Autumn Equinox came at 10:29 PM EDT today.

September 22, 2014 The last sunset of summer.

September 19, 2014 Time to savor the last of the delicate summer wildflowers.

September 18, 2014 Cooler weather for foraging.

September 17, 2014 A little guy.

September 13, 2014 If you ever wondered why these bees are the color they are, well...

September 11, 2014 The three brightest "stars", forming a nearly straight horizontal line in this image of the evening sky, are Antares, Mars, and Saturn. Look west-southwest as soon as it gets dark.

August 27, 2014 A youngster ventures a little too close to the road before heading back to the woods.
Young deer.

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