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Dead Ponderosas in Jemez, N.M.
Dead Ponderosas in Jemez, N.M.
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Title: Dead Ponderosas in Jemez, N.M.

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Drought and climate change are causing extensive forest dieback in the U.S. West as well as worldwide. These photos show dead ponderosa pines in the Jemez Mountains of New Mexico killed by a combination of drought stress and attacks by bark beetles on weakened trees.

Location: Jemez, NM, USA

Date Taken: 2006

Photographer: Craig D. Allen , USGS


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Type: JPEG image - 2.63 MB
Dimensions: 2272 x 1704

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Drought (Set) RSS Media RSS Dead Ponderosas in Jemez, N.M. Dust Storm Near Winslow, Arizona, in April 2011
In: Climate Change collection

Tags: Bark Beetles Change Climate Drought Forest Ponderosas Southwest Trees

 

 

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