Daily Photos 2019 - janetmcqueen
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Prairie Fire

Native Prairie needs to be burnt every few years otherwise it gets more & more overgrown with invasive grasses that eventually choke out the native grasses & flowers.

Our problem is that we live on the edge of town so our window for burning our 6 acres of Prairie is very narrow - conditions have to very specific before we can burn. It’s been 11 years since our last burn & this year we got lucky and got it done on the perfect day, in perfect conditions.

And …. I took 395 photos … so there’s quite likely to be a few fire photos coming up … :-)

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