Emerald Ash Borer

Emerald Ash Borers (EAB) kill ash trees. EAB is one of the most significant exotic forest pests threatening Minnesota because it has the potential to cause extensive ash tree mortality according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.


The following are links and publications to aid in education about this pest.

Emerald Ash Borer Program: Minnesota Department of Agriculture

Invasive Terrestrial Animals: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Minnesota Invasive Terrestrial Plants and Pests Center University of Minnesota

Treatment programs

Updated Emerald Ash Borer Map - National

Google Map of EAB in MN


How to protect Ash trees