Mohonk Preserve

Mohonk Preserve

NY is ground zero for invasive forest pests

Thursday, May 29, 2014

By John Ferro.  Poughkeepsie Journal.

Infestations of the emerald ash borer, an Asian beetle that kills ash trees, have been found recently in the Mohonk Preserve. Dutchess and Ulster counties have among the highest number of invasive forest pests in the nation.  View a Poughkeepsie Journal video featuring Mohonk Preserve Applied Conservation Coordinator Chris Standley.