News of another tree-killing disease

It’s called beech bark disease. This Associated Press story details what’s going on in Michigan, but the disease is also prevalent in Pennsylvania and elsewhere in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic.

The USDA’s Forest Service has an informative beech bark disease fact sheet.

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2 responses to “News of another tree-killing disease

  1. Yeah, I’m dreading this one’s arrival in our area. Between that and the hemlock woolly adelgid, our northern forest component will pretty much bite the dust.

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