Infestations posing a threat to Michigan’s agriculture and environment

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisALPENA, Mich — Harmful and invasive species, some invisible to the naked eye , can hide in or on firewood.These new infestations of invasive pests or diseases can pose a serious threat to Michigan’s agriculture, forests and the environment.According to Spokesperson, Mike Philip, you should never assume that wood appearing to not be infested is safe to move.Another Spokesperson, Jason Fleming, suggested as camping resumes this year, campers should purchase firewood at state park campgrounds instead of bringing your own. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisContinue ReadingPrevious Governor Whitmer requests Enbridge to immediately shut down dual pipelineNext Flint resident drowns in the Au Sable Riverlast_img