Emerald ash borer (EAB) is a serious threat to valuable ash trees found in home landscapes. Because of the aggressive nature of EAB, trees in infested areas that are to be saved will likely require treatment throughout their lives.
Do you have ash trees in your yard or property? Here are some first steps you can take to safeguard your trees while you begin planning for the future.Learn More
Tight fiscal budgets make planning for EAB a difficult task. However, without a plan in place, communities can expect their response costs to increase significantly.Learn More
Tree care professionals and green industry are considered the front lines in detection and education in Nebraska. Learn how your business can help!Learn More
Two pieces of EAB legislation were introduced in the Unicameral over the last four years; no proposals have made it to the floor for debate.Learn More
The Nebraska Forest Service has ambitiously pursued training citizens, high schoolers, green industry, and communities to help with the state's detection and preparation efforts.Learn More
Where is EAB?
EAB was confirmed to be present in North Platte. This find is the westernmost discovery to date.Learn More