Emerald Ash Borer research at Shawnee National Forest

Emerald Ash Borer research at Shawnee National Forest

HARRISBURG, IL (KFVS) - Visitors to the Shawnee National Forest might see bright green funnel traps during their visit.

Researchers are trying to determine if the Emerald Ash Borer has spread into the National Forest.

The beetle is a species that threatens Ash trees.

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It's been found in 62 counties across the state.

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