DNR: Emerald Ash Borer beginning to emerge


INDIANA (WTHI) – If you haven’t seen evidence of the adult Emerald Ash Borer yet this season, it’s just a matter of time.

The destructive insects are beginning to emerge from underneath the bark of ash trees in central and southern Indiana to take flight.

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources say adult borers have been spotted in the Brownsburg area of Hendricks County.

A state entomologist reminds you not to move firewood because that can transport Emerald Ash Borers and other damaging forest pests.

WTHITV.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you confirm your email address and acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s