2020 Insect Update

2020 Insect Update

Important Insect and Disease Information New insect invading our area: The SPOTTED LATERNFLY has been found in multiple New Jersey counties. This invasive Asian insect was first discovered in the US in 2014 in Berks County Pennsylvania. The Spotted Lanternfly feeds on...
Introducing the SPYDER

Introducing the SPYDER

Most people are familiar with the “cherry picker” trucks that arborists typically use. The limitation with this equipment is that they can only be used in areas where the truck can access, and driving the truck onto yards can potentially cause damage to...
Emerald Ash Borer Affecting Northern New Jersey

Emerald Ash Borer Affecting Northern New Jersey

Early Detection is a key factor in the effective treatment of Emerald Ash Borer Presentation about the Emerald Ash Borer to the Hanover Township Committee: What is an Emerald Ash Borer? A dark green, metallic bug shaped like a bullet, and it feeds on the leaves of ash...
PEST ALERT in Northern New Jersey

PEST ALERT in Northern New Jersey

Damaging population levels of Gypsy Moth and other leaf feeding insects have been observed in our service area: Based on observations of Gypsy Moth activity this past year we expect an increase in the population for 2016 in Northwestern areas of Morris and Sussex...
Maple Sugaring

Maple Sugaring

Maple syrup is winter’s sugary treasure! The sap is flowing and the sugaring season is underway at the Great Swamp OEC. Come experience all the sweet sights and smells at a maple sugaring demonstration. Discover the process from start to finish by identifying and...