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2013 Tree Warden lunch meeting schedule at Guernsey Yacht Club

January 20th, 2013 by Andrew McCutcheon

2013 promises to be an important year for the Guernsey Tree Wardens as we tackle Chalara Ash dieback (Chalara fraxinea). The Tree Warden lunches have a new format. In place of the restaurant style lunch there will be a finger buffet and an earlier start of 12 pm. The agenda for the meeting will begin […]

Plant health inspector confirms ash dieback disease in Guernsey

November 14th, 2012 by States of Guernsey Commerce and Employment Department

The first case of ash dieback has been confirmed in Guernsey. The disease, caused by the fungus Chalara fraxinea was found on recently imported ash trees at a site in the south east of Guernsey. All 86 ash trees from the consignment have been removed and destroyed. It is to be hoped that the landowner’s […]