Yesterday we burned the common garden. There was a lot of fuel, since the common garden was last burned in May 2008. It was a slow, even burn.
Stuart lighting the fire, at the northeast corner of the common garden.
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Second photo: We doused the back fire with water, allowing the head fire to proceed west-ward across the common garden.
Third photo: View from the northeast, looking southwest. The dark green in the foreground has already burned.
Fourth photo: View from the northwest. It was a good burn!