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A Farewell to Summer

White Mountains, New Hampshire, USA

Late afternoon rays illuminate tufts of alpine sedges in a warm golden glow as the sun sets on Mount Adams. The alpine zone, found above treeline in the Presidential Range of the White Mountains, is a unique ecosystem in New Hampshire where specially adapted vegetation and wildlife thrive.

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