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Title Southern Pine Bark Beetle
Date February 7, 1974
Description Photograph of a wooded area affected by the southern pine bark beetle near milepost 388.84 in section 2R of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Robert G. Bruce on February 7, 1974.
Location Location Name: Milepost 388
Parkway Milepost: 388.0
Latitude: 35.525112
Longitude: -82.517278
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Asheville (N.C.)
Buncombe County (N.C.)
Dead trees
Southern pine beetle
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway