Beetles and Fire in the West

MOUNTAIN PINE BEETLES AND THE INTERIOR WEST

Right click and open this link in a new window to view a PowerPoint presentation on the impacts of the Mountain Pine Beetle infestation on our western National Forests and its causes.  Slides 8-10 of this presentation suggest one approach to solving the problems that face the forests of that region and their managers.  Another more comprehensive solution, Trust Management , is discussed on a later page.

TIMBER RESOURCE MGMT (Interior West) powerpoint2(PPTX)