TITLE

KEEP OUR FORESTS GREEN!

PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Dirt Bike;Nov2003, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on developments related to national forest management in the U.S. Ponderosa and pinion pines lost in Arizona due to pine-beetle infestations; Issuance of warning by the United States Forest Service of similar destruction in Los Padres, San Bernardino and Los Angeles National Forest in the year 2003; Ignorance from the concerned government agency on the situation.
ACCESSION #
11030156

 

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