Comments for: Ailing pine trees prompt calls to Maine Forest Service

Posted July 05, 2014, at 3:26 p.m.
Last modified July 05, 2014, at 6:38 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — State forestry officials have been receiving numerous calls about a disease affecting white pine trees, but they say there should be no rush to cut them down because the trees may yet survive. Several pathogenic fungi infect the needles of the trees, causing them to turn yellowish …

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