‘Monitoring & Managing Ash Trees with CRISP’
LIBERTY, NY — Ash trees in our area are under serious threat from the emerald ash borer, an invasive species. Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC) has partnered with Catskill Regional Invasive Species Program (CRISP) to offer “Monitoring and Managing Ash (MaMA) Trees” workshop Monday, July 16, from 1 to 4 p.m. This free program will be held at the Extension Education Center on 64 Ferndale-Loomis Rd.
Jonathan Rosenthal and Dr. Radka Wildova of the Ecological Research Institute will present how to establish ash mortality monitoring, how to report and track emerald ash borer, and when to treat or cut down trees. The program will include two hours in-class instruction and a one hour field survey demonstration. Tools and resources will be shared with participants.