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Tag Archives: burn
Last November, we conducted a prescribed burn at a 3-year old restored prairie. Two weeks later, I was surprised to be able to photograph green regrowth in that area. Last week, I revisited the same burned area and got yet another … Continue reading
Back in April, I wrote a post about the regrowth after one of our spring prescribed fires. That’s a fun time of year to burn because the growing season is getting started and the response of green plants pushing through the black … Continue reading
I made a trip down to our Rulo Bluffs Preserve last week. I wanted to get down and see the results of the prescribed fire we conducted earlier this spring. We’re in a restoration mode at the site, trying to … Continue reading
I’ve conducted hundreds of prairie fires without incident, but still feel a sense of relief every time we wrap another one up successfully. Today’s featured photo shows the tail end – the denouement, if you will – of one of this year’s spring fires. … Continue reading
I took our Hubbard Fellows up to the Niobrara Valley Preserve in north-central Nebraska last week. While we were there, I spent quite a bit of time in the east bison pasture, where the recovery of prairie plants from last year’s … Continue reading
There’s a mesmerizing quality to fire. Whether it’s the single dancing flame of a candle or a raging inferno, it can be hard to pull your eyes away. My impression is that some arsonists light things on fire just to … Continue reading