June 10, 2007
Dead mountain pine beetles are displayed by Diann Ritschard in the Routt National Forest on Friday. The beetles are threatening the existence of millions of lodgepole pine trees in Colorado.
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Along a hillside in the Routt National Forrest's Seedhouse Corridor, splashes of red and gray emerge from a large canvas of green.