SO – BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR THIS INSECT!

Emerald Ash Borer, a tree-killing beetle, has invaded South Orange. The metallic green insect specifically infests and kills Ash trees. It generally takes 2-4 years for infested trees to die however there are preventative and treatment options available if detected early enough.

Go to the South Orange website to find out more about protecting your trees – http://southorange.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=2047

Report a sighting here.

Here’s some more info about this invasive insect and about ash trees!

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