ash trees http://tristatesradio.com en Macomb Tries To Halt Emerald Ash Borer http://tristatesradio.com/post/macomb-tries-halt-emerald-ash-borer <p>Macomb aldermen agreed to take steps designed to prevent an unwanted guest from making itself at home in the community.<br /><br />The city will not allow campers to bring firewood in to Spring Lake Park unless it in shrink-wrapped bundles and certified by the USDA to be free of the Emerald Ash Borer.<br /><br />Firewood that is not USDA certified would be confiscated and immediately burned.<br /><br />City Forester Tim Howe said the EAB lays its eggs in firewood, and campers then help the destructive insect get around.<br /> Tue, 07 Feb 2012 04:21:30 +0000 Rich Egger 9766 at http://tristatesradio.com Macomb Tries To Halt Emerald Ash Borer