Northern Michigan / U.P. fall foliage visible from space

The NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory posted new photos of the Upper Peninsula fall foliage.

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — "#FallColorFriday is back!" said NOAA. "Even last week, the northern Great Lakes region was already ablaze with some spectacular autumn foliage."


View the latest MODIS satellite imagery from NOAA's Great Lakes CoastWatch node here.


The photo posted Fri. Oct. 5, 2021 comes from satellite imagery of Lake Superior by NOAA Great Lakes CoastWatch node.

 

Here's a high resolution view from 2020:

This is Copper Harbor at peak foliage a few years ago:

In my 32 years living in the U.P., the beauty of our district has never ceased to amaze me. Peggy and I have served in many different countries all over the world, but nothing beats a Northern Michigan autumn.