Emerald Ash Borer

  1. History
  2. What is EAB?
  3. Photo Gallery
  4. Ash Trees on Private Property
  5. Resident Chemical Treatment Form

History

Timeline of EAB
  • 2002 Emerald Ash Borer Discovered in Michigan
  • 2003 Last Year Ash Trees Planted in Buffalo Grove
  • 2006 EAB Found in Illinois
  • 2009 EAB identified in Buffalo Grove
  • 2010 Created Buffalo Grove EAB Management Plan
  • 2011 Began Removing Ash Trees in Mass
  • 2012 Revised Buffalo Grove EAB Management Plan
  • 2013 Began a Three-Year Contractual Ash Tree Removal Plan---1,611 Ash Removed
  • 2014 Year 2 of Ash Tree Removal Plan---2,223 Ash Removed
  • 2015 Final Year of a Three-Year Contractual Ash Tree Removal Plan---2,400 Projected Removals
  • 2016 Final Year of Tree Replacement for Removed Ash Trees