The Canadian Forest Service announced Wednesday it is releasing parasitic wasps in Ontario and Quebec this week in an effort to control the population of emerald ash borers. Read full story on CBC News. What do you think?? Leave a comment, start a discussion.
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This initiative looks like a good move to understand then accept or modify the approach to the otherwise unthreatened EAB infestation.
Those involved will watch the direct impact plus other possible side effects.
Bee populations are being impacted by another parasite whose attack mode is not unlike the EAB experiment.