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Pitch pines were once found across Connecticut, but have since retreated back to only a few select spots in the state.
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Pitch pines were once found across Connecticut, but have since retreated back to only a few select spots in the state. (Patrick Skahill/NEPR)

One of New England's most uncommon species of evergreen can still be found — if you know where to look.

New England Public Radio's Patrick Skahill met up with Connecticut forester — in search of the elusive pitch pine.

This segment aired on January 1, 2018.

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