16 Sep '12, 8am

Autumn Arrives in the American Northeast via @EnviroGraffiti #photography #travel

Autumn Arrives in the American Northeast via @EnviroGraffiti #photography #travel

Each September brings Labor Day, the equinox, and a change of seasons. Temperatures and hours of daylight begin decreasing in North America, due to the Earth's orientation . Deciduous trees find it uneconomical to continue photosynthesis under these circumstances and consequently shed their leaves. But before the foliage falls, trees begin to stop producing chlorophyll . And without that green pigment, the bright colors of autumn dominate broadleaf canopies, a phenomenon that should be particularly vivid in North America this year as a result of this summer's drought. Photo: Liz West Leaves change color first in the north, before the trend heads south. Foliage tourists travel all the way to America's northern border states to see forests full of red, orange, yellow, and purple. In Vermont, foliage tourists and college students temporarily boost the population every autumn....

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