13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Golden Hickory

While working on a water treatment plant site, one of the operators shared with me his favorite tree during the fall months. He said this Hickory tree was his favorite and you could tell it was a hickory because of the brilliant golden hue of the leaves.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2015
Date Uploaded: 10.2015
Photo Location: Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 6
Copyright: © Stephanie Pluta