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Why are your leaves changing color in the fall?

Fall in Colorado is a beautiful time to enjoy the crisp air, roast s’mores over a fire pit, and watch the leaves turn red and gold.

Do you wonder why leaves change color? Is it because they’re dying? You may be surprised!

Healthy leaves are usually green and flush with strength through the spring and summer months. As the weather turns into fall, the amount of daylight starts to shrink. We adjust our clocks for daylight savings,