In an instant, a green metallic sweat bee dives into the waiting flower.
Turning and Burning
Part of keeping the preserved prairie "prairie" is a periodic burn tokeep in check the woody plants that are encroaching.
Prairie Grass Fire
Woods Prairie, Missouri burns in a restoration process.
As one team starts a fire from the farside of the prairie, another opposite rounds the corner to merge.
In just a matter of a couple of minutes this 40 acre tract of prairie was burnt out.