National Geographic Your Shot

Fighting Fire | Photograph by Kyle Miller (@wyoming_hotshots)
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In Meeker, Colorado, two firefighters from a hot shot crew use a special tool to start a backfire. Creating a controlled burn is one way to fight a wildfire—the controlled fire consumes the grass and other fuel the wildfire depended on.

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@saivardhan_11

❤️❤️❤️👏👏👏 great photo

@fahadkhan7452

❤️👍

@sumitpal711

Beautiful

@bhatt_pratul

👏📸🔥

@hd1tica

Great shot!!!! 🙌🙌🙌✨✨✨

@hannahrowold

@divirgiliorowold you really can't spell efficient can you 😂

@divirgiliorowold

@hannahrowold you'd be scary with one.

@svsnmz

🔥🔥🔥🔥

@htpsolutionsae

👍👍👍😇Very nice!!! I like your job!!!

@oanago

Wild fires are tragic events :(

@carterhndrsnphotography

🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻

@thetravlepor

B e a u t i f u l ❤️

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@shreya_tupur

What a shot!

@birneybrayton

@rvarland93 gueniune wildland wildfire fire fighter

@rvarland93

@birneybrayton look at you all photogenic

@kwmiller945

@honeybadger_x nice, I've been busy and hadn't seen it yet.

@el.selig

Special tool aka flare gun

@wyo_nomad

This is awesome. Wyoming Hotshots are badass. @honeybadger_x

@fabian_zocher

What a great shot 😍😍😍😍😍😍 it would be great to get your feedback too🤗🤙 Thanks alot 😎

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@hannahrowold

@divirgiliorowold I think you misspelled 'efficient'

@divirgiliorowold

@calebrowold you'd love doing this!

@divirgiliorowold

Cool, @hannahrowold all you had was a drip torch...you'd be dangerous with one of these!

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