Archive for March, 2005


Beetle infestation at epidemic levels on forest land

Published on March 17, 2005

Thursday, March 17, 2005 Montana News: By EVE BYRON – IR Staff Writer – 03/17/05 Bark beetle infestations have reached epidemic proportions within Region 1 of the U.S. Forest Service, with trees on at least 1.6 million acres infected with a number of different types of these bugs. Bark beetles are a natural forest resident Read more …