Emerald Ash Borer http://wrvo.org en Onondaga County plans to spend $15 million to combat Emerald Ash Borer http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-county-plans-spend-15-million-combat-emerald-ash-borer <p></p><p>Onondaga<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> County expects to spend more than $15 million over the next 25 years to deal with the Emerald Ash Borer infestation. The plan targets almost 47,000 ash trees on county land that pose a danger if they fall over.</span></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:52:56 +0000 Ellen Abbott 57196 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga County plans to spend $15 million to combat Emerald Ash Borer Syracuse begins insecticide doses to stop Emerald Ash Borer http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-begins-insecticide-doses-stop-emerald-ash-borer <p><object height="300" width="440"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2F89351434%40N05%2Fsets%2F72157644808068343%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2F89351434%40N05%2Fsets%2F72157644808068343%2F&amp;set_id=72157644808068343&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="movie" value="https://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=143270" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed allowfullscreen="true" flashvars="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2F89351434%40N05%2Fsets%2F72157644808068343%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_ba Tue, 20 May 2014 23:24:58 +0000 Ryan Delaney 56080 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse begins insecticide doses to stop Emerald Ash Borer Emerald Ash Borer poses bigger threat to central New York trees that expected http://wrvo.org/post/emerald-ash-borer-poses-bigger-threat-central-new-york-trees-expected <p></p><p>Homeowners in parts of Onondaga County with ash trees on their property, need to take action sooner than expected to deal with the Emerald Ash Borer.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:07:56 +0000 Ellen Abbott 53718 at http://wrvo.org Emerald Ash Borer poses bigger threat to central New York trees that expected New regulations proposed to reduce impact of invasive species http://wrvo.org/post/new-regulations-proposed-reduce-impact-invasive-species <p></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 21:04:41 +0000 Gino Geruntino 47484 at http://wrvo.org New regulations proposed to reduce impact of invasive species Onondaga Lake Park prepares for Emerald Ash Borer http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-lake-park-prepares-emerald-ash-borer <p></p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 12:12:26 +0000 Ellen Abbott 45095 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga Lake Park prepares for Emerald Ash Borer Emerald Ash Borer discovered in Onondaga County http://wrvo.org/post/emerald-ash-borer-discovered-onondaga-county <p>Now that the Emerald Ash Borer, or EAB, has been discovered in Onondaga County a special task force will begin making decisions about the future of ash trees, which account for 13 percent of the trees in central New York.<p>The EAB can kill an ash tree in as little as two years. Fri, 02 Aug 2013 11:31:37 +0000 Ellen Abbott 42015 at http://wrvo.org Emerald Ash Borer discovered in Onondaga County State, Cornell Cooperative Extension teach public to identify invasive pests http://wrvo.org/post/state-cornell-cooperative-extension-teach-public-identify-invasive-pests <p></p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 12:16:21 +0000 Ellen Abbott 41613 at http://wrvo.org State, Cornell Cooperative Extension teach public to identify invasive pests Wasp watchers being recruited http://wrvo.org/post/wasp-watchers-being-recruited <p></p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 12:11:32 +0000 Ellen Abbott 40591 at http://wrvo.org Wasp watchers being recruited Central New York prepares for the Emerald Ash Borer http://wrvo.org/post/central-new-york-prepares-emerald-ash-borer <p>It's only a matter of time before the ash tree population in central New York is decimated by the Emerald Ash Borer. A task force is at work getting ready for the invasion of the deadly insects, that are now in massive numbers only two counties away from Onondaga County. Thu, 10 Jan 2013 10:44:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 31661 at http://wrvo.org Central New York prepares for the Emerald Ash Borer Emerald Ash Borer spotted in New York, could destroy the state's ash trees http://wrvo.org/post/emerald-ash-borer-spotted-new-york-could-destroy-states-ash-trees <p>A particular kind of &nbsp;Yellow leaf you see amidst the fall foliage in New York State might not be part of the fall splash of color much longer. &nbsp;Many &nbsp;of the yellow leaves are ash trees, and an invasive insect is slowly munching across New York State.&nbsp;<br /><br />It&#39;s called the Emerald Ash Borer, and it&#39;s wiping out all ashes everywhere an infestation occurs.<br /><br />Don Leopold is a tree expert at the SUNY School of Environmental Science and Forestry and says Ash trees, which are native to New York, are prized for more than there color.<br /> Thu, 13 Oct 2011 11:04:37 +0000 Ellen Abbott 7683 at http://wrvo.org