Programs to stop the ash borer disease spreading is to cut down ash trees in infected areas.
These Forest Trees have been tagged for cutting down. Why you might ask?
These are ash trees and are subject to emerald ash borer infestation which kills the trees by getting under the bark. Cutting down the trees in the forest is a plan to control the spread of the emerald ash borer (EAB )infestation.
This Ash Tree has been devastated by the emerald ash borer which has attacked a great number of our ash trees over the past 10 years.