June 11 2018 12:42 PM

Approximately 60 ash trees in Lafayette Square received treatment for emerald ash borer.

Arborjet, Woburn, Michigan, has partnered with the St. Louis Forestry department to treat ash trees for emerald ash borer, a bright metallic green beetle.

Arborjet held a special treatment event in Lafayette Square on June 6 as part of its latest initiative, Saving America’s Iconic Trees. The initiative ensures the health and longevity of the country’s trees.

Approximately 60 ash trees in Lafayette Square received treatment.

Throughout 2018, Arborjet will donate high-profile treatments and host educational events across the country.