02 Jul '11, 1am

Don't forget if you go camping this weekend: Burn local firewood! via @the_daily_green

Before you set out for your next camping trip or bonfire, take a minute to think about your firewood options. Transporting firewood can spread the emerald ash borer, an invasive pest native to the Far East, has decimated U.S. and Canadian forests in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Ontario and Quebec. The bug attacks and ultimately kills ash trees. Asian longhorned beetles, another invasive beetle, are also known hitch rides in firewood.

Full article: http://www.thedailygreen.com/going-green/tips/emerald-ash...

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