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Monongahela National Forest

from the Guardian

US forests under threat as demand for wood-based biofuels grows - report

Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia. A new report shows that an increase in wood pellet exports bound for the EU could pose a risk to unprotected forests across the US.

Babcock State Park, Dolly Sods Wilderness Area in the Allegheny Mountains of eastern West Virginia (part of the Monongahela National Forest). Photo by Bernard Chen.