Prepare, Protect, and Plant Governor Dayton has proclaimed this week as Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Awareness Week. EAB kills all ash trees. With more than 998 million ash trees in Minnesota and comprising about 20 percent of the Twin Cities metro area urban street trees, this invasive insect is poised to present an ecological disaster. [...]
Emerald ash borer spreads fast. Neighborhoods and associations are working together to protect their urban forest. Find out what you can do to spread the word.
Ash Tree Loss Effects:
- Tree Canopy Loss
- Increased Heating Costs
- Increased Crime
Troy Mason, EAB Consultant, Rainbow Treecare
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Joel Spies, President of Rainbow Treecare Scientific Advancements, was interviewed recently on KSTP 5, ABC’s Minneapolis-St. Paul affiliate’s news about emerald ash borer and the deadly threat it presents to ash trees. Here’s the video of that interview. Having issues viewing the video on our site? You can also view it on KSTP’s site.
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