The VO Staff are super proud of VO Volunteer Trip Leader Charlie King, who is currently hiking the Appalachian Trail. Charlie has been a VO member since 2005 and assists and leads hikes, bike rides, and kayak paddles. Here’s Charlie’s story:
Fall is a great time to get out and photograph nature. There’s something captivating in the transient nature of turning leaves and the crisp breeze on a late fall evening. You may not be able to capture that crisp fall
According to the National Geographic News, leaves change color as deciduous trees prepare for winter. While coniferous trees rely on waxy needles and internal “anti-freeze”, the leaves on deciduous trees would freeze if not shed. But what about the colors?