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The Leaves are Falling Down

Prime, autumn leaf color has come and gone. There are still some leaves hanging on the trees, but many species have already dropped theirs, although in some areas where sunlight is sparse, color changes are still happening. I fear this … Continue reading

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Lingering Autumn Color

Yes, it’s November, but there’s still some colorful leaves hanging on the trees. I know of some particular trees in Point Defiance Park that tend to be the last color changers of the season and, for whatever reason, they are … Continue reading

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On the Autumn Trail – Part II

As promised, I will post more photos that I took recently during my nature walk at the Rhododendrons Species Botanical Garden. I was amazed at just how diverse this garden area, nestled away in a wooded setting, is. Many species … Continue reading

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Along an Autumn River Trail

In the south Puget Sound region of Washington State, one of the best, little nature hikes can be found in Tumwater Falls Park, located just off the freeway in Tumwater. Don’t expect the sounds of silence, though, as you hike … Continue reading

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Finding Zen in the Garden

Each October I make my way to the Japanese Garden in Point Defiance Park, Tacoma, to hunt for the elusive Zen. I find it through the lens of my camera. In order to fully appreciate the elements of the Japanese … Continue reading

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