Emerald Ash Borer Update

By: Amy Stone, OSU Extension

The USDA recently updated and distributed the emerald ash borer (EAB) (Agrilus planipennis). The map is dated February 2019.
Changes and/or additions to the USDA map since the December 3, 2018 include:

Initial county detections in: Gasconade and Hickory Counties, MO; and Dodge County, NE.

State of New Hampshire rescinded their state quarantine.

Additions to the Federal EAB quarantine: Wright County, MN; extended to all of Michigan; extended to all of New Hampshire; and all of Rhode Island.

Additional information on EAB can be found on the regional website at: www.emeraldashborer.info

Also be sure to check-out recently recorded and upcoming EAB University programs while on the EAB website.

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