Asian Longhorned Beetle
Friday, August 03, 2012
By Stephen Nessen : Reporter, WNYC News
August is the month the scourge of New York, the Asian longhorned beetle, emerges from the tree it’s been devouring from the inside out.
Friday, June 26, 2009
By Fred Mogul : Reporter, WNYC News
The Asian Longhorned Beetle is chomping its way through the forests of the northeast, destroying maples and other trees. Jackie Beebe is a tree inspector for the U.S Department of Agriculture. We caught up with her, as she got ready to climb one of them in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park....