Ranger C. W. Comfortin inspecting a stand of shortleaf pine, Bluffton Motorway, 1.1 miles west of Chula Road, Yell County, Arkansas, 1951.
Caption on back of image reads: "Overstory of low-grade hardwood killed by girdling in 1948. Good stand of shortleaf pine reproduction now showing favorable effects [?] release. Set perm. CP at marked points, with view of approximately Southeast. Observe disappearance of hardwood snags, and growth of pine." Location is Fourche Ranger District.