Residents who are seeking treatment options for spotted lanternfly can click to find a licensed "Ornamental and Turf" Pesticide company in their area. Make sure to select "Ornamental and Turf" in the drop-down menu and then click "Search for Businesses licensed for this Category." More Info

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Tree Friendly Community

Delaware’s Tree Friendly Program recognizes communities that protect and enhance their urban forests. Delaware’s Tree Friendly Community Program honors communities and homeowner associations that are committed to protecting and enhancing our state’s urban forest resources. Delaware currently has 21 communities that are certified as “Tree Friendly.” Download a  Tree Friendly Application A community can qualify by accomplishing […]

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Arbor Day

Arbor Day 2021 in Rehoboth Beach Governor John C. Carney, Jr. proclaimed April 30, 2021 as Arbor Day in Delaware at a ceremony at Rehoboth Elementary School attended by fifth-grade students and staff, members of the General Assembly, and city and state officials. The event recognized Mayor Stan Mills and the City of Rehoboth Beach […]

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Emerald Ash Borer in Delaware

Significance of Emerald Ash Borer Emerald ash borer (EAB) – a destructive, invasive beetle that attacks and kills North American ash trees – was detected in a surveillance trap in New Castle County in 2016.  In 2018, the Department began to find larger populations of this invasive pest in both New Castle County and Sussex County. […]

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Pest Identification

The Department of Agriculture can help you to identify various pests that can affect your livestock, trees, and home, at no cost.

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