IMAGES: Forest Gallery

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Science  07 Sep 2001:
Vol. 293, Issue 5536, pp. 1735
DOI: 10.1126/science.293.5536.1735e

From ravenous gypsy moths to tree-choking kudzu, America's forests are under siege. That's the impression you'll get from a sprawling collection of forestry images hosted by the University of Georgia, Athens. Aimed at both researchers and managers, the 4200-image archive is packed with photos depicting pests, diseases, and forestry practices—from the intricate patterns made by bark beetles called engravers, to a controlled burn in Washington state. You can also find plenty of other forest denizens, such as deer and invasive shrubs like Chinese privet. A linked sister site offers fact sheets and other info on forest pests.

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