A Claire Curran cover photo and Bill Hatcher's shot from the White Mountains are gems of our October issue.

We’re celebrating autumn in Arizona and other nature-related stories:
• Leafing Through Arizona: A portfolio of fall leaves from around the state
• Introducing the Beetles: The story of two invasive species and a changed landscape
• A Place of Refuge: An intimate look at Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge
And more!

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