Emerald Ash Borer

Emerald Ash Borer in Ontario

2014 – Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) continues its spread across Ontario. Find information, photos and resources below.

What Can You Do?

  • Learn how to identify adult Emerald Ash Borer and what infested trees look like, as well as which host trees they target.
  • Don’t move infested wood material from the regulated zone to new areas; this includes all firewood, trees, logs, lumber, wood or bark chips. Firewood should always be obtained locally and burned on site.
  • If you see Emerald Ash Borer or signs of infestation, call the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources at 1-800-667-1940 or the Canadian Food Inspection Agency at 1-800-442-2342.
  • Report sightings to the toll-free Invading Species Hotline at 1-800-563-7711 or online.
Michelle LewinEmerald Ash Borer in Ontario