Emerald ash borer http://wuwm.com en Thanks, Polar Vortex, for Exterminating Some Tree-Killing Bugs in Wisconsin http://wuwm.com/post/thanks-polar-vortex-exterminating-some-tree-killing-bugs-wisconsin <p>Arctic weather conditions have been hard on us humans in recent days, but there might be positive impacts when it comes to curbing unwelcome bugs. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Susan Bence 21844 at http://wuwm.com Thanks, Polar Vortex, for Exterminating Some Tree-Killing Bugs in Wisconsin How Do We Fight Emerald Ash Borer? Let Us Count the Ways http://wuwm.com/post/how-do-we-fight-emerald-ash-borer-let-us-count-ways <p></p><p>Earlier this week on Lake Effect, the U.S. Forest Service’s regional forester said that invasive species are one of the agency’s most significant issues today. One of them - Emerald ash borer (EAB) continues to spread throughout southeastern Wisconsin.<br> Fri, 17 May 2013 22:19:31 +0000 Susan Bence 3549 at http://wuwm.com How Do We Fight Emerald Ash Borer? Let Us Count the Ways National Forests Face Threats from People, Politics - and Bugs http://wuwm.com/post/national-forests-face-threats-people-politics-and-bugs <p>As the weather gets nicer, millions of Americans will take to hiking in national forests, trading in the company of man for the company of trees. But as more people take advantage of forests, the increased foot-traffic may actually pose a threat to these natural resources. Thu, 09 May 2013 20:06:24 +0000 Mitch Teich & Stephanie Lecci 2803 at http://wuwm.com National Forests Face Threats from People, Politics - and Bugs