by Ari Phillips Posted on September 11, 2014
"Species could be eliminated from much of their current ranges, potentially changing the fundamental makeup and extent of Rocky Mountain forests."
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 9, 2014
Officials are worried that, as more and more dead trees blight the horizon, tourists will be turned off from visiting the region's forests.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 10, 2014
With wildfire season just around the corner and much of the west and southwest still dangerously dry, the Obama Administration has released its National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy.
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by Joanna M. Foster Posted on February 18, 2014
Cold weather is most lethal to pine beetles in the spring and fall -- seasons which in some parts of the country seem to be almost disappearing.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 9, 2014
Cold weather may have won a battle against certain invasive tree-eating beetles, but with warmer and drier conditions and the challenges of managing forests, the pests are winning the war.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on December 11, 2013
The latest Vital Signs report on Yellowstone National Park shows that the world's first national park has a fever.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 2, 2013
Scientists worry that the beetle may soon move north into Long Island and Cape Cod.