Chalara Ash Dieback UpdateThe disease ash dieback is affecting woodland in Britain. The disease is not harmful to people or animals, but it can kill ash trees
At present the disease has been identified at Holt Country Park but at none of our other woodlands.
How to spot symptoms of ash dieback
The main symptoms are:
- Dead branches
- Blackening of leaves
- Discoloured stems often in a diamond shape where a leaf was attached
If you see these symptoms, please:
- Double check them at the website: www.forestry.gov.uk/chalara
- Or report them to the helpline 08459 335577
To help stop the disease spreading:
- Before visiting other places, clean mud and leaves from footwear, pushchairs, bikes, cars, dogs and horses
- Do not remove leaves, plants or wood from this area
For further information contact Paul Ingham on 01263 516001
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