Awesome picture of forest fire and deer

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    Yabra Kadabra Doo
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    (2/8/03 6:15:49 pm)
    Reply Awesome picture of forest fire and deer
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    I got this via email.

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    This awesome picture was taken in the Bitterroot National Forest in
    >> Montana on August 6, 2000 by a fire behavior analyst from Fairbanks,
    >> Alaska by the name of John McColgan with a Digital camera. Since he
    >> was working while he took the picture, he cannot sell or profit from
    >> it, so he should at least be recognized as the photographer of this
    >> once-in-a-lifetime shot. Please forward this on to your e-mail
    >> contacts. Maybe someday it will get back to him and we can show him
    >> that he has indeed been recognized for his efforts!
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    Smokin Guns
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    (2/8/03 6:55:19 pm)
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    Nice Pic!


    ysacres
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    (2/8/03 7:22:01 pm)
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    Ya thats really cool,(or hot) They are Elk, not Deer!

    Edited by: ysacres at: 2/8/03 7:22:46 pm


    griz
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    (2/8/03 7:24:38 pm)
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    Yabra...I believe those are elk, not deer.


    Yabra Kadabra Doo
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    (2/8/03 7:35:22 pm)
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    Deer -- Any of various hoofed ruminant mammals of the family Cervidae, characteristically having deciduous antlers borne chiefly by the males. The deer family also includes the elk, moose, caribou, and reindeer.
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    Excerpted from American Heritage Talking Dictionary
    Copyright © 1997 The Learning Company, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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    AGunguy
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    (2/8/03 7:50:08 pm)
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    Wow! Some picture, and them deer ain't no dummies...standing in the water they might have a chance if they hunker down in the shallow part. Hope they made it.

    Gunguy


    inplanotx
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    (2/8/03 9:46:34 pm)
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    Wonderful picture YKD. Hope they made it!
    Improvise...Adapt...Overcome


    pickenup
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    (2/9/03 12:05:47 am)
    Reply Re: Awesome picture of forest fire and deer
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    There are VERY few pictures that I would have hanging on my wall. This IS one. Yes it is Awesome.


    ruffitt
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    (2/10/03 1:56:34 am)
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    I've had that picture as my background (wallpaper) on my computer since I first saw it at the beginning of last year.

    A picture I would describe as horrifically beautiful.


    1952Sniper
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    (2/10/03 10:38:17 am)
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    Wow, that is a very cool picture. It's one of those pictures that shows the beauty and the horror together.
    Macht kaputt, was euch kaputt macht!


    ShootingInVT
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    (2/12/03 11:21:22 pm)
    Reply Re: Awesome picture of forest fire and deer
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    Incredible...these animals have probably seen fire before and will see it again...amazing how nature can adapt!

    Nice picture!
     
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