Predicted – All Iowa ash trees dead within 20 years


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According to State Forester Paul Tauke, emerald ash borer infestations, once established, are expected to spread about 10-fold per year.

“I would say it is inevitable that 99.9 percent of them will die” in the ongoing infestation by the emerald ash borer, Tauke said Thursday.

To learn more about the problem and expected action, head over to The Gazette.

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