Topic : Emerald Ash Borer (EAB)

Emerald Ash Borer Contributing to Power Outages in Ohio

EAB Factor in Ohio Power Outage

The Dayton Daily News reported on Thursday, Dead and dying trees — especially ash trees 
destroyed by the emerald ash borer — contributed heavily to storm-related power outages that affected more than a million Ohioans, Dayton Power & Light said Thursday. DP&L said more ash trees could fall. Some dying trees outside the utility’s Read More...


Protect Your Trees from the Emerald Ash Borer

Emerald Ash Borer adult

Residents, business owners and public officials are all extremely concerned about the relentless spread of the emerald ash borer in Cincinnati, Ohio. This pretty-but-nasty beetle has killed millions of trees in the Midwest in just six years. And now this invasive insect has been identified in all eight counties in the Greater Cincinnati Read More...


3 Great Videos on Identifying Ash Trees and the Emerald Ash Borer Beetle

The Emerald Ash Borer Beetle is quickly destroying the Ottawa's population of ash trees.  Peter Hume produced these three short videos to raise awareness and educate residents on containing and treating for the Emerald Ash Borer Beetle. Take a look... How to Identify an Ash Tree How to Identify the Emerald Ash Borer Beetle How to Identify Read More...


Gregory Forrest Lester Offers Ft. Thomas Residents Reduced Rate on Emerald Ash Borer Treatment

Treating Tree for Emerald Ash Borer in Fort Thomas, Kentucky

  As reported on NKY.com, Gregory Forrest Lester has been hired by the City of Fort Thomas to treat 76 Ash trees on public property to prevent the Emerald Ash Borer (ALB) from killing them. As for ash tree on private property, the article says,  Ash trees on private property will not be treated by the city; however, city residents are being Read More...


To Combat the Emerald Ash Borer Greenhills Replaces 160 Ash Trees

Greenhills Removing 160 Ash Trees due to Emerald Ash Borer

As reported in Cincinnati.com, Greenhills, Ohio officials are attacking the Emerald Ash Borer by replacing 160 ash trees with trees of other tree species. Gregory Forrest Lester has been hired to remove and dispose of the ash trees in Greenhills in a manner that will prevent the spread of the infestation by the Emerald Ash Borer. To read the full Read More...