Battle Against Emerald Ash Borer at Lackawanna State Park
LACKAWANNA STATE PARK, Pa. -- A beetle native to Asia that kills ash trees has shown up here in Pennsylvania for over a decade, but now park officials in Lackawanna County are seeing signs of destruction on ash trees there. Walkers at Lackawanna State Park noticed some changes -- the large number of trees that have been cut down. Park officials are cutting down ash trees because of the emerald ash borer.