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State Wining Fight Against Tree-Killing Pest In Hocking Hills

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The Hemlock Woolly Adelgid attacks and eventually kills trees.
7:32AM
May 19, 2014

State officials say they are winning the fight to get rid of the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid in the southern Ohio state park.

Six Students Charged In Tree-Cutting Senior Prank

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Students and administrators arriving at school last Thursday found the 25 trees chopped off at their bases.
8:29AM
May
13, 2014

Prosecutors in Marion County have charged six students with vandalism for allegedly taking a chain saw to two dozen trees outside the school as a senior prank.

Evidence of Asian Beetle Compels Quarantine

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An Asian long-horned beetle
11:33AM
September
12, 2011

Evidence of an Asian beetle that kills some types of hardwood trees has been found at a second site in southwest Ohio, leading authorities to expand a quarantine.

Recycling Christmas Trappings

12:00AM
December
28, 2010

Many holiday-related garbage items like boxes and wrapping paper can be recycled, but not everything should be put in the recycle bin.

Locals, gas company officials to debate tree removal in state forest

12:00AM
July
24, 2006

Columbia Gas Transmissions is seeking to remove thousands of trees from Mohican State Forest and Mohican State Park near Loudonville. The company says they need better access to their storage wells and pipe lines in the park. The move has angered many people in the area, and Columbia has delayed cutting to allow time for a town hall meeting.

Ohio Tree Growers Expect Busy Season

12:00AM
November
25, 2005

Today marks the beginning of the Christmas tree buying season.