Monthly Archives: August 2010


Tiny pest a big problem

In Oakville – where an aggressive program to treat 1,600 trees is under way – they’ve seen results. Trees treated in the immediate vicinity of City Hall back in 2008 are “beautiful,” while others on the perimeter that did not receive TreeAzin have been destroyed by the Emerald Ash Borer and are being removed. Continue reading


No plans to tackle insect that kills ash trees

Summer is feeding time for the Emerald Ash Borer, but the city does not yet have a plan in place to deal with the ash tree-eating insect. Hamilton’s forestry department plans to bring a list of recommendations for a long-term … Continue reading