emerald ash borer

Credit: Pamela Day

U.S. Forest Service Grants Spur Environmental Investments

The United States Forest Service announced it will award 22 grants to organizations in seven states to help restore urban and community forests, reduce toxic substances and remediate emerald ash borer damage as part of the multi-year, interagency Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2011

Traces of the emerald ash borer on the trunk of a dead ash in Michigan. (istockphoto)

Ash Trees At Sleeping Bear Dunes May Be Wiped Out By Emerald Ash Borer

An invasive insect may wipe out the ash trees at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2011


Pests, Disease, Drought Hit Mich. Forests In 2010

A new report says Michigan’s forests were hammered last year by the emerald ash borer, beech bark disease and a variety of other ailments and invasive pests.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/03/2011


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