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DEEP and Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Announce the Presence of Emerald Ash Borer in Dutchess County, New York

Apr 19th, 2012 | By

The DEEP and the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station have announced that federal agricultural officials have confirmed the presence of the Emerald Ash Borer across the Hudson River in adjacent Dutchess County, New York approximately 23 miles west of Sharon, Connecticut. The EAB is an extremely destructive plant pest and it is responsible for the death and decline of over 25 million ash trees in the United States in urban and forested settings since June 2002.