• Invasive Emerald Ash Borer Detected In Thornton

    18 days ago - By Bésame

    THORNTON, Colo. - The Emerald Ash Borer has been detected in Thornton. The borer is an invasive, highly destructive tree pest.
    The ash trees in the City of Thornton number about 1,600 on public property. City officials believe the number of ash trees on private property in Thornton make that number significantly higher.
    Emerald ash borer
    “If all the ash trees are lost to the EAB, it will have a significant impact on Thornton's tree canopy and general landscape,” says Thornton Parks, Golf and Forestry Superintendent Paul Burkholder in a statement.
    The Emerald Ash Borer was first confirmed...
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