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Chicago Asian Longhorned Beetle Eradication Program

Illinois can claim one of the few victories in the war against invasive insects. Since the discovery of Asian Longhorned Beetle in Chicago in 1998, collaboration between the Forest Service, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, the state of Illinois and city of Chicago has accomplished an exciting achievement. The Chicago ALB Eradication Program is ready to declare the beetle eradicated from the city.

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Insects and Diseases

Year of Publication

2007

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