The nonprofit that will operate the park is proposing, at least initially, to restrict boating in hopes of preventing a re-infestation by the invasive zebra mussel.
An inventory by the city forestry division found an estimated 14,569 ash trees that have been damaged by the emerald ash borer, according to a statement Wednesday from the Mayor's Office.
As your produce ripens and begins to rot, fruit flies are attracted to it and lay up to 500 eggs on the surface of the food. When the eggs hatch and become larvae, they are officially an infestation and continue to feed on the fermenting food. The entire egg-to-adult-fly life cycle takes only a week, so your home can seemingly be pest-free one day and infested the next.
and perhaps alfalfa, also may increase the possibility of mite invasion.
The small, metallic-green beetle is about half an inch long. The larvae of this wood-boring insect tunnel under the bark of ash trees, ultimately causing the tree to die.
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The trees are meant to eventually replace the ash trees that provide greenery, shade and wildlife habitat in the area. The ash trees are believed to be destined for destruction in the next several years by an emerald ash borer infestation.
Japanese beetles can be identified by the five white tufts of hair on each side of their abdomen. They’re notorious for chomping through leaves and discarding a skeletonized remnant in the wreckage.
SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) — South Sioux City plans to use ash trees felled to prevent the spread of the emerald ash borer infestation to bui…
City workers cut down a dozen storm-damaged ash trees from parks and some smaller ash trees from a former tree farm in February. The removal was the first step in a city plan to cut down about 3,000 ash trees to prevent infestation from the insect native to Asia, the Sioux City Journal reported.
Diana Failla, president of the Midtown Neighborhood Alliance and executive director of the Urban Bird & Nature Alliance, is among those advocating that homeowners, businesses and neighborhood groups work together with government and philanthropists to plan and plant for the future.