Emerald Ash Borer News
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Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) is an invasive insect species that kills all forms of Ash trees.  On April 7, 2009, EAB was discovered in the St Anthony Park neighborhood prompting city and state agriculture officials to enact special monitoring, tree removal and replacement programs.  Get more information from the links on this page.

Emerald Ash Borer at McMurray Fields
Monday, April 08, 2013 10:10 AM

An emerald ash borer infestation has been found in Como Park, specifically at McMurray Ball Fields).

Tree Trimming - Beware of Scammers and Unlicensed Operators
Monday, April 26, 2010 3:50 PM

Tree trimmers operating within Saint Paul are required to have a license from the City of Satin Paul.

A message from your local Tree Advisory Panel

Public Meeting Will Be Held To Discuss The Structured Removal of Ash Trees
Friday, February 12, 2010 12:00 PM

The City of Saint Paul Forestry Unit began working throughout the city in early February to reduce Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) populations overall by removing declining ash trees (the plan also calls for removed ash trees to be stumped and re-planted with a different variety of tree within a reasonable time frame).

This program, one which is supported by the MN Dept of Agriculture and aforementioned current research, may directly affect your neighborhood.  Therefore, a community meeting has been scheduled for residents to learn more about this management strategy in more detail, and what exactly it means for the urban forest of Saint Paul.

EAB found in Falcon Heights
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 11:40 PM

"The lethal emerald ash borer has been discovered in a tree on the University of Minnesota campus in Falcon Heights, about a mile from its initial outbreak."

City fights back against the Emerald ash borer
Saturday, November 07, 2009 7:00 PM

 MPR story on City's EAB strategy.

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