Fall Color Crystals

Sugar Maple Crystals, first frost 2013

Sugar Maple Crystals, first frost 2013

Fall Color Invasions

Autumn heralds color changes; we all anticipate the breathtaking beauty of deciduous maples, oaks and aspen. If we are observant, we will also notice the rich colors birds sport after their fall molts.  Adding to the seasonal surprise is the variation in the birds visiting our lawns and feeders.  Here I captured my most recent irruption: Pine Siskins!