Beetle infestation slows in Southwest Colorado, but only for lack of trees

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Beetle infestation slows in Southwest Colorado, but only for lack of trees

2019 survey shows 5,000 newly damaged acres in San Juan Mountains
A view of the Rio Grand National Forest during a recent survey of beetle kill across Colorado. The outbreak is slowing down, but only because most trees have been killed.

Beetle infestation slows in Southwest Colorado, but only for lack of trees

A view of the Rio Grand National Forest during a recent survey of beetle kill across Colorado. The outbreak is slowing down, but only because most trees have been killed.
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