Jun 13, 2013
Officials declare success over Asian longhorned beetle
State and Federal Officials Declare Success Over Asian Longhorned Beetle
The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets (NYS DAM) and the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) have declared Manhattan and Staten Island, N.Y. to be free of the invasive wood boring insect, the Asian longhorned beetle.
Photo credit: Michael Bohne, Bugwood.org