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Whitebark pine habitat in the high elevation is rapidly becoming "ghost forests." As outbreaks from white pine blister rust and mountain pine beetle target the tree at increasing rates, forest managers and scientists are using genetics to try to save the tree.
whitebark pine, biodiversity, forests, blister rust, pine beetle, whitebark
McCabe, Breanna (Roy), "Ghost Forests: The Decline of the Whitebark Pine" (2020). Graduate Student Portfolios, Papers, and Capstone Projects. 290.
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