Southern Pine Beetle

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southern pine beetle comic panel 1
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it's all about ecosystem balance
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laura learns about SPB in school
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Forest health is about ecosystem balance
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the southern pine beetle serves a purpose
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looking for signs and symptoms
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SPB target stressed trees
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with so many beetles around even healthy trees are at risk
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Foresters need to act quickly to stop the spread
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but what happens
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volunteers needed
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the national forest needs help
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spring break volunteering
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laura invites her friends
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the professor connects laura with the park specialist
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Laura meets the parks specialist
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During Spring Break
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the gang explores the area
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sharing what she has learned
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Laura explains signs of beetle infestation
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seedling trees
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replanting pines
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SPB
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delicate balance is restored
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Southern Pine Beetle comic panel 2

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