interception, infiltration,pollutant removal,stabilization, reduced peakflow and volume, habitat,reduced mowing costs,landscaping value
Source: USDA Forest Service
Trees Intercept 78,600 m3/yr or $552,360/yr
Integrating trees with other stormwater innovations
What you can do?
Emerald Ash Borer Introduced from AsiaFound in North America in 2002 - Detroit and WindsorCurrently in Sault Ste. Marie, ON and Minneapolis, MN
Upper Arlington, Illinois
Claude Street in Ottawa, ON
Potential in Thunder Bay
EAB larvae in gallery D-Shaped Exit Hole Infested tree
OUR GOALTo prevent the introduction of EmeraldAsh Borer into Northwestern OntarioIf introduced, to slow the spread of smEmerald Ash Borer in all NorthwesternOntario forests, including the urban treesin our communities.
Canadian Food Inspection Agency 1-800-442-2342 www.inspection.gc.ca