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Hot Topics and Recent Additions for Forest Health

This page contains information on highest priority forest health issues, newly emerging pests and diseases, and recently available data and reports from DEC's Forest Health Program and our cooperators.

Frost Damage

Image of Emerald Ash Borer
Emerald ash borer
photo courtesy of David Cappaert,
Michigan State U.,

Emerald Ash Borer

Oak Wilt

Giant Hogweed

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