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Global Trade Often Source Of Harmful Bugs

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Emerald Ash Borer is spreading through Ohio and 14 other states
November 18, 2011

Economists often tout International trade as beneficial for all parties involved. But, a new University of California study indicates some side effects of global trade can have both an environmental and economic downside. Case in point: The Emerald Ash Borer.

Schiller Park Works To Save Its Ash Trees

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.