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Volume of dead trees could make removal difficult, company official says
Volume of dead trees could make removal difficult, company official says
U.S. Forest Service aerial surveys have identified a record 66 million dead trees in Southern Sierra Nevada forests. The sheer volume of dead and dying trees could make their removal difficult.

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