Cal Fire's Tim Flaherty feeds branches of Ponderosa pines, killed by the bark beetle into a chipper in June. Caltrans has begun an extensive tree removal process along highways in the Mountain Area, with similar equipment being staged at Highway 41 next to 47th Place Carpet One.
Cal Fire's Tim Flaherty feeds branches of Ponderosa pines, killed by the bark beetle into a chipper in June. Caltrans has begun an extensive tree removal process along highways in the Mountain Area, with similar equipment being staged at Highway 41 next to 47th Place Carpet One. JOHN WALKER Fresno Bee
Cal Fire's Tim Flaherty feeds branches of Ponderosa pines, killed by the bark beetle into a chipper in June. Caltrans has begun an extensive tree removal process along highways in the Mountain Area, with similar equipment being staged at Highway 41 next to 47th Place Carpet One. JOHN WALKER Fresno Bee

$5 million tree removal project begins in Mountain Area

September 30, 2016 02:10 PM