Tag: fir

GUEST COMMENTARY | Ouray Residents Urged to Protect Healthy Trees, Destroy Dead Ones

08/23/14 | By | 89 More

These dead trees are not only unsightly and a significant fire hazard, they cause an extreme risk to any property they might fall on.

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Forest Service to Fast-Track Treatment of Beetle Kill

05/12/14 | By | More

Areas treated through the pilot program will prioritize the preservation of old-growth and large trees, if possible, while still promoting forests that are resistant to insect and disease.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Save the White Fir, Douglas Fir, by Acting Now

05/08/14 | By | More

Action time has arrived for those who want to try and save our White Fir and Douglas Fir trees from the beetle invasion.

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