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Latest Emerald Ash Borer Information

EAB found in Oak Park

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Oak Park village officials confirmed today that the Emerald Ash Borer was discovered in a tree in the 700 block of North Lombard Avenue ....

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EAB in Missouri

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State and federal officials are working overtime to determine the extent of an emerald ash borer infestation at Wappapello Lake and to develop a strategy for containing the problem. The infestation came to light July 23 when U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scient...

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EAB in South Elgin

Posted by Ron Wolford -

On Tuesday, July 16, 2008 The Village of South Elgin received confirmation from the Illinois Department of Agriculture that the beetle was found in South Elgin. The small, metallic green beetle was discovered during an inspection on Friday, July 11, 2008 in the 800 block of James Street in South Elgin by Assistant Superintendent, Kevin Summers who is a licensed arborist. Several trees within th...

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EAB in Bloomington

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A destructive beetle responsible for killing millions of ash trees in North America has been discovered in McLean County , the southernmost detection of the pest in Illinois. The Illinois Department of Agriculture said today it has received confirmation that two beetles collected late last week in Bloomington are adult emerald ash bo...

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Algonquin EAB Infestation Worse Than Expected

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According to Algonquin officials the recent emerald ash borer infestation is much worse than previously thought. The infestation has spread to an additional 42 ash trees. For More Information >>>...

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July EAB News

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Get the latest information on the progression of the emerald ash borer in Illinois from the Illinois Department of Agriculture. For More Information >>>...

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EAB Spreads into St. Charles

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According to St. Charles city officials the emerald ash borer has been found throughout the city . The initial i...

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EAB Found in Golf, IL

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The Illinois Department of Agriculture has confirmed the presence of the emerald ash borer in Golf, Illinois ....

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EAB Found in Algonquin

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Village of Algonquin , July 1, 2008 --- The United States Department of Agriculture, along with the Illinois Department of Agriculture , has announced the detection of Emerald Ash Borer in the Village of...

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Researchers Look at EAB Damage, Impact of Invasive Plants

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Researchers from the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) and Ohio State University Extension , who are trying to figure out in a new study what will be the fate of forested lands in Ohio and elsewhere after they have been invaded by EAB When emerald ash borer (EAB) attacks a fores...

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