First Case Of Destructive Southern Pine Beetle Confirmed In Nassau CountyEnvironmental groups are urging the state to step up the war on the insects before they wipe out thousands of additional trees.
Long Island's Battle Against Southern Pine Beetles Stretches To Fire IslandParts of the Fire Island National Seashore are now closed to the public for two weeks while the race is on to stop one of the most destructive forest pests.
Pine Beetle Ravaging A Thousand Acres Of Long Island's Pine BarrensOne of the most destructive pests that have already ravaged forests in New Jersey are now threatening Long Island.
Pine Beetle Wreaking Havoc On New Jersey TreesThe migrating Southern Pine Beetle is destroying large swaths of the New Jersey Pine Barrens -- 14,000 acres and counting.

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