Emerald Ash Borer
May 15, 2012
CFIA expands areas regulated for the emerald ash borer
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has expanded the ministerial order for the emerald ash borer in two areas of Ontario.
May 15, 2012
Municipalities concerned with loss
Many Ontario municipalities are spending large portions of their budgets dealing with the ash borer issue.
Feb 15, 2012
Blue ash — Fraxinus quadrangulata
The second in a series of articles highlighting 29 urban tolerant trees as recommended alternatives to ash and Norway maple.
Oct 15, 2011
Arborist shortage predicted as ash removal demand grows
Estimates show that within the next three to five years, huge stands of ash trees will be dead from the emerald ash borer (EAB) infestation.
Sep 15, 2011
Communities see high costs as EAB spreads
Throughout this summer, reports continue to show the emerald ash borer (EAB) is spreading its way across North America.
May 15, 2011
Many fronts open in fight against EAB
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has invoked a ministerial order that empowers the agency to regulate the movement of all ash tree materials and all firewood from specific areas of Ontario and Quebec.
Feb 15, 2011
Nematodes found in Canadian study could be the answer to resolving EAB problem
An indigenous nematode species, that apparently paralyzes and kills emerald ash borer (EAB) by injecting either a bacteria or a toxic substance, has been found in old outbreak sites in Ontario.
Jan 15, 2011
Education events reveal new and improved methods
For years, we have tried to detect emerald ash borer (EAB). And for years, we have failed.