A Hazy Shade of Winter (Speechless Sunday)

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Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Realty - Atlantic Shore

A Hazy Shade of Winter (Speechless Sunday)

Controlled burning in the NJ Pinelands

Actually, it’s a sign of spring here in southern Ocean County, where the NJ Pinelands meet the Jersey Shore. 

The NJ Forest Fire Service is conducting controlled burns along Route 539, west of the Parkway in Little Egg Harbor.

The NJ Forest Fire Service sets the small fires to clear underbrush which could intensify wildfires.  New Jersey's spring wildfire season starts in March.   

The sky was Jersey Shore blue today, but not so on Route 539 in the Pinelands!

Prescribed Buning in the NJ Pinelands


NJ Pinelands off Route 539 Little Egg Harbor

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Myrl Jeffcoat
Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent
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While that top photo has a special feel to it, I am really fond of the last photo with the trail coming in from the side, and the leaves of red on the trees.  It was composed a little differently than many photographers would have done.  I like it especially, because of it's unique perspective.

February 27, 2012 12:52 PM
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Laura Giannotta
Your Realtor Down the Shore!
Keller Williams Realty - Atlantic Shore

Myrl-My views, according to many are sometimes skewed!!! 

February 28, 2012 02:38 AM
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Kathy Clulow
CNE - ASP - SRES .... Uxbridge Ontario Real Estate
RE/MAX All-Stars Realty Inc. Brokerage

Laura - I understand the rational for the controlled burns but can't help but wonder what it does to the environment. We were in Florida Panhandle a while back and the smoke from the controlled burns created a haze in the sky over the Gulf of Mexico for days.

February 28, 2012 06:46 AM
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Laura Giannotta
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Kathy I know what mean...the fire Sunday didn't even smell like a NJ Pinelands fire!

February 28, 2012 07:55 AM
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Sally K. & David L. Hanson
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Mmm....spring is on the way....and this will put the scent in the air...and improve the shore eye candy as well.

March 16, 2012 04:26 AM
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