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Volunteers use biosurveillance to find emerald ash borer

By Amy Rager, Extension educator, Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Education

The Wasp Watchers Program is a University of Minnesota Extension citizen science project that engages volunteers in the biosurveillance of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). Emerald Ash Borer is an invasive wood boring beetle that has destroyed tens of millions of ash trees in over 20 states.

Video: Season's Greetings from University of Minnesota Extension

As we prepare for a new year, we want to thank you for helping Extension create a stronger Minnesota in 2016. Below, please enjoy a video highlighting Extension Dean Bev Durgan's year of visiting all 87 counties to see and share the many ways that Extension connects with communities, partners and the University to address issues that matter most.