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Johannesburg City Parks removes bug infested trees

Johannesburg City Parks has promised it won’t be removing trees prematurely amid the spread of an invasive beetle.
The small Asian insect, called the polyphagous shot hole borer, has been threatening the city’s urban forest for quite some time.
This week the city cut down about 40 highly-infested trees in Craighall Park in an attempt to fight the spread.

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2019-03-22
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