Bark Beetle Project

Chimney Park, WY, Lodgepole pine undergoing mountain pine beetle mortality
April 2010
 We are studying carbon, water and nutrient cycling impacts of the bark beetle epidemic in conifer forests in the southern Rocky Mountains. This collaborative project involves research teams from the University of Wyoming, University of Arizona, University of Idaho, National Center for Atmospheric Research, and the US Forest Service.

Find out more on the project web site.
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