Firefighters at work in the Boise National Forest near Idaho City, ID in July 2016.
Firefighters at work in the Boise National Forest near Idaho City, ID in July 2016. U.S. Forest Service USDA
Firefighters at work in the Boise National Forest near Idaho City, ID in July 2016. U.S. Forest Service USDA

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