Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Southern Pine Bark Beetle
Date February 7, 1974
Description Photograph of trees damaged by the Southern pine beetle near mile post 388 in section 2R of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Biltmore Estate
Parkway Milepost: 388.0
Latitude: 35.58976
Longitude: -82.71675
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Buncombe County (N.C.)
Dead trees
Southern pine beetle
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway