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Removal of high-risk tree in Meiners Oaks initiates work to stop and limit the spread of invasive shot-hole borer

Removal of high-risk tree in Meiners Oaks initiates work to stop and limit the spread of invasive shot-hole borer

CAMARILLO, Calif. – Thanks to a grant from CAL-FIRE, the Ventura County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office is initiating work to remove diseased and dying trees that have been infested by the Invasive Shot-Hole Borer (Euwallacea sp.), a small invasive beetle that rapidly destroys its host trees by infecting them with a destructive fungus (Fusarium euwallacea). The […]