The Pine Beetle Epidemic: Communities Respond

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16min 41sec

An unprecedented pine beetle outbreak in Colorado means a record number of lodgepole pine trees are now dead or dying across the state's high country. To learn how local governments are responding, Ryan Warner talks with Winter Park Town Manager Dave Torgler,Grand Lake Town Manager Shane Hale – and with Gary Severson, Executive Director of the Northwest Colorado Council of Governments.First in an occasional series.