Emerald Ash Borer DACF Update for Cities and Towns

Bureau / Program: Maine Forest Service
Date: May 6, 2024
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Virtual - Teams
Event Type: Workshop/Training

The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry (DACF) will host guest speakers and provide an update for city and town tree and forest managers and public works staff on preparation for and response to the emerald ash borer in Maine. Guests from New Hampshire will provide insights from their experiences responding to emerald ash borer. Maine Forest Service will provide an update on the current situation in Maine.


  • Brief Introduction, Maine Forest Service
  • EAB Situation in NH - Bill Davidson, N.H. Department of Natural & Cultural Resources, Division of Forests and Lands
  • Management of the Utility Corridor in NH Ian Farley and Richard Sullivan, Eversource
  • Maine Updates Mike Parisio, Maine Forest Service
  • Wrap up, Maine Forest Service

Continuing Education Credits:

  • Licensed Pesticide Applicator (1)
  • Maine Licensed Professional Forester (1.5)