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The Virginia pine sawfly outbreak 1955-1959Author(s): Thomas McIntyre
Source: Forest Research Note NE-99. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
Publication Series: Forest Research Note
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionA serious outbreak of the pine sawfly, Neodiprion pratti pratti (Dyar), now extends over a gross area of more than 14 million acres in Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina. Since 1955, the approximate extent and severity of infestation have been determined from aerial and ground surveys by the U. S. Forest Service and state personnel. Indications are that the outbreak will continue in 1960.
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CitationMcIntyre, Thomas. 1960. The Virginia pine sawfly outbreak 1955-1959. Forest Research Note NE-99. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
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