Budworm damage to pine-fir stand on slopes of Tamarack Mountain. Defoliated fir appears as light gray to white as compared with darker, undefoliated ponderosa pine.
Photo by: Eaton Date: June 1948
Credit: USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Region, State and Private Forestry, Forest Health Protection. Source: Portland Station Collection; La Grande, Oregon. Image: Eaton-7
To learn more about this photo collection see: Wickman, B.E., Torgersen, T.R. and Furniss, M.M. 2002. Photographic images and history of forest insect investigations on the Pacific Slope, 1903-1953. Part 2. Oregon and Washington. American Entomologist, 48(3), p. 178-185.