Comments for: Destructive emerald beetle discovered in Boston -officials

Posted Aug. 01, 2014, at 8:17 a.m.
Last modified Aug. 01, 2014, at 8:08 p.m.

BOSTON — An invasive beetle able to kill ash trees within a few years and regarded as one of the most destructive pests in North America has been found in Boston, officials said. Massachusetts officials have found the emerald ash borer in Boston’s Arnold Arboretum, the first time it has …

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