Sunday, July 22, 2007

It Takes Ten Of These To Kill A Tree

Have you seen the denim pine furniture? That color is due to damage by the mountain pine beetle. In hopes of salvaging the pine industry, the blue colored wood is hoped to be a hit with furniture buyers.

The mountain pine beetles that have ravished 9 MILLION hectares of B.C's pine forest have "blown over" into Alberta. The pine beetle is expected to kill 80% of B.C's mature pine trees by 2013, Only 10 are needed to kill a tree.

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