With Autumn offically arriving at 5:18 p.m. tomorrow, I'd like to share these late summer photos taken last week.
Purple asters and goldenrod are two of the more prolific wildflowers in the area.
Note the bumble bee at the top left of the goldenrod.
Asters close up.
Virginia Creeper with a headstart on the autumn foliage.
"Creeper" enveloping willow and cottonwood trunks.
Windmill marsh as seen from observation tower on Albion Road, Oakfield.
Backwater south of Windmill Marsh.