Drought and Beetle-Killed Piñon Pines in Arizona

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Drought and beetle-killed piñon pines in Walnut Canyon National Monument near Flagstaff, Arizona, amid a few surviving trees. Forest drought stress is strongly correlated with tree mortality from poor growth, bark beetle outbreaks, and high-severity fire.

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Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

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Location Taken: Flagstaff, AZ, US