Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Jackson and Clayton Counties

News Article

Emerald ash borer, an invasive beetle that attacks and kills ash trees, has been confirmed in Bellevue and Marquette, Iowa.  The discovery in the Jackson and Clayton Counties, respectively, brings to forty-one the number of counties within the state where EAB has been confirmed.  See the map below.

Read more about this most recent discovery and confirmation of infestation in the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Yard & Garden news release from February 14, 2017.

Map of Iowa showing current distribution of confirmed EAB infestations
Current confirmed distribution of EAB in Iowa.