SLIDESHOW: Fall colors hike at Nixon Park

JOHN A. PAVONCELLO - jpavoncello

Naturalist Mary Ronan leads a group of people on a fall colors nature walk at the Richard M. Nixon County Park, Sunday October 11, 2015. Ronan educated the group on how and why leaf colors change in the fall, as well as pointing out native and invasive fruit-bearing plants that migrating birds rely on for food as the seasons change. Nixon Park has nature walks every Sunday through October, and more events and special programs can be found by visiting