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Report EAB and Ash Tree Damage

If you think you've seen the emerald ash borer (EAB) or ash tree damage caused by an infestation, please complete the form below. Or if you prefer to make a report by phone, please call 1-866-322-4512. If you have a digital camera, take pictures of the insect and the damage to your ash trees. If possible, place an adult in a container and freeze it, and any larvae in a container with rubbing alcohol, to help with identification.

Adult Beetle

Bark Splits

Bark Peeling

Branch Dieback

Epicormic Shoots

Holes (D-shape)


Larva Damage (S-shape)

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