Lansing warns of emerald ash borer | Research from the NC Agricultural Research Service | Scoop.it

"Lansing city officials are warning local residents to be on the lookout for evidence of the emerald ash borer."

 

State & USDA officials have identified the invasive insect pest for the first time in Kansas, in Wyandotte County on Aug. 29.

 

The insect is spreading in the US and poses a serious mortality threat to ash trees.

 

Photo of mature adult emerald ash borers emerging from tree bark: US Forest Service