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Name: Michael
Status: other
Age: 30s
Location: N/A
Country: N/A
Date: 1999-2001 


Question:
I live in the Trenton Ohio, and I have a tree Question. I have in my backyard, what I beleive to be an White Ash Tree, Over the last few years it has been stedly dieing, from branch line to brance line, I beleive it may have been hit by Lightning a few years ago but the bark has a Green Moss or mold looking substance over it, any insight as to what is killing this, or could it be a combination of things, the last living segment, has died a few days ago, and I need to cut it down, this green looking mold was also on a couple of pine trees that where in the yard as well, that had died level to level over a few years, I had to cut them down a month ago.

if this mold is the colprute, will this or could this effect the soft maple trees in my yard as well?


Replies:
Sounds like ash decline.

http://www.na.fs.fed.us/spfo/pubs/howtos/ht_ash/ash_yell.pdf

http://newton.dep.anl.gov/askasci/bio99/bio99511.htm

Anthony R. Brach



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