Emerald Ash Borer
Sep 1, 2020
Ashes to ashes. Invasive pest fells a shy beauty
In the early 2000s, the emerald ash borer was first discovered in Canada. It’s a foreign insect that kills ash trees, and it has spread quickly. But who is noticing?
Feb 1, 2019
Halifax on lookout for emerald ash borer
Natural Resources Canada (NRC) is asking Halifax residents to keep a lookout for woodpecker activity.
Jan 1, 2019
Emerald ash borer confirmed in Ontario
After five years of trapping and testing, government officials confirmed the presence of emerald ash borers in Owen Sound, Ont.
Apr 1, 2017
Hamilton removes infested ash trees
Hamilton, Ont., municipal workers have begun removing dozens of infested ash trees from the city’s Confederation Park.
Oct 15, 2015
Research looks to fight EAB
Scientists are scrambling to find ways to stop the emerald ash borer from destroying more North American trees.
Apr 15, 2015
Study shows EAB also attacking white fringetrees
Researchers at Wright State University in Ohio reported that the emerald ash borer had attacked white fringetrees.
Aug 15, 2014
Wasps released to combat EAB
Wasps have been released in limited areas in Huron County, southwestern Ontario, by Natural Resources Canada.
Nov 15, 2013
EAB found in Peterborough and Algoma
Sightings of emerald ash borer (EAB) confirmed at new locations in Ontario and Quebec on Oct. 21.