Udall Bark Beetle Report


THumbnail of Udall Bark Beetle ReportRegion 2 and the Rocky Mountain Research Station produced a report, "Review of the Forest Service Response: The  Bark Beetle Outbreak in Northern Colorado and Southern Wyoming,"  at the request of Senator Mark Udall.  The report discusses the conditions that led to the outbreak, the Forest Service response, extension of legal authorities that help the agency respond to outbreaks, and what to expect as the forests regenerate.  

Udall Bark Beetle Report PDF (5MB)