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Foresters warn that pinyon pines like this one now harbor white masses of scale eggs, which will cause infestation if not removed soon.

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Voracious insect threatens pinyons

Foresters seek help fighting renewed infestation of leaf-gobbling scale pests

Foresters are appealing to Rim Country residents to help head off an infestation of an insect that can chew all the leaves off struggling pinyon pines, leading to the eventual deaths of even large trees.


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