Fire Fighter Lighting Blaze

« Back to Okefenokee Swamp-Blackwater Country, April, 1992 National Geographic Magazine

Fire fighters set fires and carefully monitor the flames in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge. A prescribed burn can help reduce the thick undergrowth in the jungle-like <br />
environment. Lightening strikes from frequent summer storms cause wild fire and threaten nearby private land.
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Fire fighters set fires and carefully monitor the flames in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge. A prescribed burn can help reduce the thick undergrowth in the jungle-like
environment. Lightening strikes from frequent summer storms cause wild fire and threaten nearby private land.
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