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Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Has Arrived in Kansas City!

 

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Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask!

 

How do I identify an Ash tree, what is emerald ash borer, and what should I do?

Emerald Ash Borer Management Guide

 

What's the latest news about EAB, where has it been spotted and more?

http://www.emeraldashborer.info/

 

The Who, Why, Where of hiring and Arborist.

http://www.treesaregood.org/

 

Now What? Developing a Plan. Treat? Or Cut and Replant?

Deci$ion Equation
Co$t to Treat X Number of Years of Homeownership + Benefit$
vs.
Co$t to Cut down Ash Tree + Co$t to Replant a Tree + Forgone Benefit$

Calculator - Treatment - save to your drive before using
Calculator - Benefits
Calculator - Tree Removal and Planting
Sample Inventory Sheet
Sample RFP for contracting treatment services

 

Who's doing what?

City of Leawood's EAB Presentation and Plan - 2016

Hunter's Ridge Homes Association Case Study - Jim Decker

 

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