Asian Longhorned Beetle Update

There is now an ALB Emergency Quarantine Regulation for South Carolina.

Larvae of the Asian longhorned beetle munch during the winter inside their hardwood tree hosts.

Image Credit: USDA – APHIS

Asian longhorns beetles are pests of certain hardwood trees, such as maples.

Image Credit: USDA – APHIS

Evidence of Asian longhorned beetle damage on a Red maple tree.

Image Credit: USDA Agricultural Research Service

Learn to recognize ALB and the evidence of their damage