WOSU News Archives For: April 11, 2011

Schiller Park Works To Save Its Ash Trees

12:00AM
April
11, 2011

Within a couple of weeks, as many as 29 Ash Trees in Schiller Park will be treated with insecticide. The treatment is part of an effort to spare the trees from the invasive insect the Emerald Ash Borer. The bug was first detected about a decade ago in lower Michigan and has already killed millions of Ash trees in Ohio and 14 other states.