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Invasive Species Resources

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Rutgers State University of New Jersey. Center for Vector Biology.

Indiana Department of Natural Resources. Entomology and Plant Pathology.

Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.

The emerald ash borer is a half-inch long metallic green beetle with the scientific name Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire. Larvae of this beetle feed under the bark of ash trees. Their feeding eventually girdles and kills branches and entire trees. Emerald ash borer was first identified in North America in southeastern Michigan in 2002.

Purdue University Extension (Indiana).
Use this website to find out where in Indiana the emerald ash borer (EAB) is located, how to combat this invasive pest, and what you can do to preserve ash trees in Indiana. To report a find of EAB in Indiana, call Indiana DNR toll-free 1-866-NO-EXOTIC.
Virginia Department of Forestry.
Governor's Invasive Species Council of Pennsylvania.
Purdue University. Entomology. Extension.
New York City Department of Health.

New York Invasive Species Clearinghouse.

Cornell University. Forest Health and Invasive Non-native Forest Pests.
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
New York Department of Environmental Conservation.

Cornell University. New York State Integrated Pest Management Program.

New Jersey Department of Agriculture.

Emerald Ash Borer was discovered in New Jersey in May 2014 in Somerset County, and as of October 2015 has also been found in Bergen, Burlington, Essex, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, and Monmouth counties. Infestations throughout the U.S. and Canada have killed tens of millions of ash trees since 2002. Report signs of the beetle to the Department of Agriculture at 609-406-6939.
Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture.

New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets.

Indiana Department of Natural Resources. Entomology and Plant Pathology.

Indiana Department of Natural Resources. Entomology and Plant Pathology.

Indiana Department of Natural Resources. Entomology and Plant Pathology.

Pennsylvania State University. Cooperative Extension.