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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 13, 1973
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(Studio) United States trees suffer from many diseases; possible extinction feared. Palm blight, Dutch elm disease are 2 of diseases killing trees.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Madison Cnty., Georgia) South pine beetle in Georgia kills Georgia pine trees. [US Forest Service Herbert DARLEY - explains outward appearance of tree affected by pine beetles.] Once tree infected by beetles, pines destined to die. [Landowner Billy THOMPSON - discusses own pines' deaths by pine beetles.] Beetle devastates timber land throughout Georgia.
REPORTER: Ed Rabel

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Rabel, Ed
Duration:
00:03:10

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