Emerald Ash Borer Beetle Surveys Begin at ‘Ground Zero’ Infestation Site in Winnipeg

City crews teamed up with national pest scientists this week to diagnose the extent of Winnipeg’s emerald ash borer beetle invasion, a budding issue that could end up costing taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars.

The first confirmed case of emerald ash borer beetles in Manitoba was confirmed in a boulevard tree on Cote Street, in Winnipeg’s St. Boniface neighbourhood, in November. read more >>