Robert Irwin has given a striking tribute to his late father Steve Irwin, a photo of the couple with the same crocodile at the Australia Zoo.

"Father and I feed Murray … the same place, the same croc – two pictures & 15 years apart", he endorsed the image, which has since become viral.

This is amazing, "wrote a commentator who summarized the feelings of many.

You even follow his footsteps to the point of view.

On Twitter, Robert's mother shared Terri

"Steve & # 39; s mission is in good hands," she wrote.

The post of the 15-year-old has left many people around the world misty-eyed – and bursting with pride

Robert was only two years old when his father died at the age of 44 after being stung by a stingray in 2006 while filming the documentary Ocean & # 39; s Deadliest. [19659002]

The Irwin family, including his wife Terri, 54, and daughter Bindi, 20, continued his legacy at Australia Zoo, often published social media updates in honor of his memory and work. [19659002] In an interview with PEOPLE last year, Robert commented that he likes to Australia Zoo, home. To call

. ", I go around on my scooter and jump in with the turtles to say & # 39; g & # 39; day! & # 39; say or snake," he said. "Every day is a new adventure."

Robert posted a note in June that the Irwins received from a flight attendant: "Small gestures like this really mean a lot. It warms my heart to see people who need a little time to do something nice. Thank you Carolyn . "

And on his father's birthday in February, Robert shared a sweet throwback photo.

"It warms my heart to see so many people celebrating his life and the difference he made," Robert wrote.

"Together we will keep his legacy alive forever."

Robert, a talented photographer, is also passionate about encouraging young people to go for a break.

"Capturing the beauty of this incredible natural world through photos has been my passion for years," he wrote on Instagram.

"Now I hope to encourage other young people to pick up a camera and go outside, it is such a rewarding experience!"