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Emerald Ash Borer Spotted in Georgia

An invasive insect responsible for the death or decline of tens of millions of ash trees in 20 states has been detected in Georgia for the first time, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Read more here.


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The adult Emerald ash borer. Learn more about this invasive beetle here.

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How does this pest spread? Primarily through firewood, which is why it is important NOT to move firewood from one location to another. It is best to buy firewood at your final destination.

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