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Missouri Department of Conservation has Confirmed that the Emerald Ash Borer is in 11 New Counties

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) announced last week that they have confirmed that the Emerald Ash Borer has been found in 11 new Missouri counties:

  1. Adair County
  2. Callaway County
  3. Cape Girardeau County
  4. Cole County
  5. Greene County
  6. Jefferson County
  7. Lewis County
  8. Lincoln County
  9. Pike County
  10. Polk County
  11. Warren County

Emerald Ash Borer was detected in Missouri in July 2008, now spreading to 53 Missouri counties and the City of St. Louis killing trees.

For more information visit short.mdc.mo.gov/ZSq.