21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Wildfire Recovery

Underbrush and wildflowers return in the aftermath of a wildfire. This area was burned in 2015. Eight years later, short greenery has returned among the burned out trees.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Flathead, Montana, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5600
Copyright: © Emily Beckman