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Title: Don't Move Firewood

Author: USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Area, S&PF S&PF;

Date: 2006

Source: USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Area, State and Private Forestry

Publication Series: Other

Description: Our forests are threatened by nonnative insects that can kill large numbers of trees. Three recently introduced insects, emerald ash borer, Asian longhorned beetle, and Sirex woodwasp are wood-infesting species that can be transported long distances in firewood. Once transported into new areas, these insects can become established and kill local trees. We must STOP THE SPREAD of these insects and protect our forests and trees.

Keywords: emerald ash borer, sirex woodwasp, asian longhorned beetle, firewood spread, insects firewood, NA-PR-02-06

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USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Area, S&PF 2006. Don''t Move Firewood. USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Area, State and Private Forestry

 


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