The Town’s goal is to preserve the healthiest, largest, and most significant ash trees on Town maintained property. Mature ash trees provide the greatest economic, social, and ecological benefits.. The EAB management strategy for the Town of Erie will employ a proactive, integrated strategy that utilizes the following management tools:
EAB is presumed present in low or undetectable levels throughout Erie. We strongly encourage the public to act now, not to wait until ash trees are dying in their neighborhood. If you'd like to preserve your Ash tree, treat it this year! If you choose not to preserve your Ash tree, budget for removal in the next few years.