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NationalGeographic.com: "Millions of Ash Trees Are Dying, Creating Huge Headaches for Cities"

Posted by Tim O'Neill on

In a recent article on NationalGeographic.com regarding the emerald ash borer beetle epidemic in North America, reporter Tina Casagrand specifically mentioned the reclamation and recycling efforts of the Urban Lumber Company. It's a great article regarding the topic and we're grateful to be recognized for our work.

Here's a link to the article...

Millions of Ash Trees Are Dying, Creating Huge Headaches for Cities
Ash trees are a dominant species on American city streets, but an invasive beetle is killing them off.

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MARC Solid Waste Management District Honors Urban Lumber Company

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