Photos: Sawfly infested trees in Pincher Creek, late July, 2015 (except *)
In early July the Town of Pincher Creek issued the following advisory:
Residents of Pincher Creek,
|* Photo courtesy of Government of Alberta Agriculture and Forestry and A. Bamber, CARA|
|Photos: Sawfly infested trees in Pincher Creek, late July, 2015|
Generally the vigor and growth of the tree will be affected the following year. Severe defoliation can lead to top kill of trees and repeated defoliation of needles over a 3-4 year period can lead to mortality of the tree.
Let’s do our part to keep our communities trees healthy!
For more information visit the following website: http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/prm3005#distribution