Emerald Ash Borer and other Tree Health Concerns: DACF Update for Cities and Towns

Bureau / Program: Maine Forest Service

Date: December 5, 2022
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Event Type: Workshop/Training, Browntail Moth

The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry will provide an update for city and town tree and forest managers and public works staff on the known status of emerald ash borer in Maine, current state efforts, municipal opportunities, as well as updates on other insects and diseases affecting forests and trees.

Contact foresthealth@maine.gov or 207.287.2431 for more information.

Registration

This will be virtual through Microsoft Teams Webinar

Agenda

The meeting will run for at least one hour and no more than 1.5 hours. Bring your questions!

  • Brief Introduction Mike Parisio
  • Emerald Ash Borer Update & Discussion Mike Parisio
  • Browntail Moth and Winter Moth Overview & Discussion Tom Schmeelk
  • Hemlock Woolly Adelgid, Red Pine Scale and Beech Leaf Disease Updates & Discussion, Colleen Teerling
  • Wrap up Mike Parisio

Credits: This has been approved for 1.0 CEU for Maine Licensed Pesticide Applicators and for Maine Licensed Foresters.