Emerald Ash Borer in Colorado

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The Emerald Ash Borer (Agrilus planipennis) is an invasive species discovered in Michigan in 2002. Most likely introduced from Asian origins, the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has killed tens of millions of trees in Michigan alone and tens of millions more across the eastern United States. While the adult EAB is only minimally damaging by feeding on foliage, EAB larvae…

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The Mountain Tree Blog

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What’s happening right now to the trees in the mountains of Colorado? Trees are beginning to come awake!  As soil temperatures warm- microbial activity within the soil is becoming active.  Flower buds are swelling and root growth is beginning to occur.  Any time soil temperatures are above freezing your trees still need water.  If it continues to stay dry, you…

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