Prevent the spread of pests and diseases! Don’t move firewood!

As campers, hikers, and other outdoors people, we all want to enjoy the beauty of our forests and wilderness areas. But did you know that carelessness with firewood can have devastating repercussions on these cherished places?

What’s Wrong With My Trees? Spotted Lanternfly

Invasive Species Connected To Tree Of Heaven The spotted lanternfly is a planthopper native to Asia and feeds on the sap of over 70 plant species, including grape, apple, hops, oak, walnut, maple, and ornamental plants. Tree of Heaven, another invasive species in Missouri, is a favored host of spotted [...]