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A Beautiful Egret Posing in a Florida Pond
A Homeless Man and His Pigeon
Young, Passionate, and Free.
Enjoying Siesta Key Beach
First Flight
By a Roadside Pond in Venice, FL
Migration
Natural Resources Help His Life
Bronco
 Moose sighting through a spotting scope in Teton National
Cowgirl watching Prairie Fires at Flint Hills of Kansas
Ahead
Wild pony at Assateague Island on the bayside of the Island
Bubble Nora
GPL samadhi
Original truck US Army used during World War II
Humble Walk
Curvelinear
Old Glories - The stern of historical yacht Spartan with the American Flag
Mirror
Canva Art
Jesus
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Prairie Fires at Flint Hills

The Flints Hills of Kansas are the last and greatest remaining stretch of tall grass prairie in the United States. Every year, for preservation, the tallgrass is set on fire to prevent invasive species and to add nutrients to the soil. The practice is distinctly midwestern just as are the ranchers and farmers who oversee it.

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Overland Park, Kansas, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2017
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Date Uploaded: April 20, 2017, 11:36 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D810
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Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO1100
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