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Emerald ash borer (EAB), Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire, is an exotic beetle that was discovered in Hennepin County Minnesota near in the summer of 2010. The adult beetles nibble on ash foliage but cause little damage. The larvae (the immature stage) feed on the inner bark of ash trees, disrupting the tree’s ability to transport water and nutrients. Emerald ash borer probably arrived in the United States on solid wood packing material carried in cargo ships or airplanes originating in its native Asia. Emerald ash borer is also established in Northern Minnesota, was found in Edina Minnesota in 2010, Minnetonka MN in 2010, Wayzata MN and Minneapolis MN in 2010. Treecare Inc. has been treating Ash trees with Emerald Ash Borer Since its discovery in 2009. Emerald Ash Borer has the potential to kill millions of ash trees throughout Minnesota.
- Threatened thousands of ash trees in Plymouth MN, Maple Grove MN, Osseo MN, Eden Prairie MN, Hopkins MN and all of Hennepin County Minnesota.
- Caused regulatory agencies in Minnesota to issue warnings and alert homeowners what to be careful of.
- Cost municipalities, property owners, nursery operators and forest products industries tens of millions of dollars.