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Emerald Ash Borer beetle

Emerald Ash Borers Invade Baltimore, Threaten Tree Population

The arrival was feared and inevitable. And now an immensely destructive pest has made its way into Baltimore.

08/18/2014

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U.S. Survey Helps Shed Light On Forest-Damaging Bug

Triangular, purple kite-like contraptions placed in trees across the country are helping state and federal agriculture officials learn more about a deadly beetle that has killed tens of millions of ash trees in the United States and Canada and threatens countless more.

12/23/2011

Emerald Ash Borer beetle

Ash Tree-Killing Pest Found In Howard County

A destructive insect native to Asia has surfaced in Howard County, and millions of Maryland ash trees could be on the menu.

06/16/2011

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