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Emerald Ash Borer

2015 EMERALD ASH BORER PRIVATE PROPERTY TREATMENT

The City of Darien has recently received competitive quotes for the treatment of the Emerald Ash Borer located on private property. The recommended vendor is Tree and Turf Professionals. The treatment method consists of a licensed applicator injecting the tree with the product Treeage. Click here for additional information regarding the treatment and general information.
           
The tree would be drilled with a small hole(s) and larger trees will require multiple holes based on the diameter of the tree. The Treeage product is injected based on the tree diameter and sealed with a plug(s).  The application is good for up to two years. The Ash tree must have a minimal 60% healthy canopy to be a candidate for the treatment. The Tree and Turf Professionals shall review each Ash tree prior to treatment. All payments shall be the responsibility of the homeowner. The contact person for Tree and Turf Professionals is Lyle McGinn at 630-759-7389 or email.
 
The measurement for a tree is determined by the diameter. If you would like to determine the measurement of your tree take an inch tape measure and measure approximately 4-foot up from the base of the tree and around the tree. This will be your circumference. You can then go to the following website.
 
Insert the unit number in the Circumference box and move the pointer to the Solve Others box and hit Enter. The calculator will provide the Diameter. Below is the pricing schedule for the treatment.
 
Diameter                                                            Cost
Ash Tree 3 to 6 inch Diameter                         $50.00 Per Application                           
Ash Tree 6 1/8 to 10 inch  Diameter               $65.00 Per Application                                  
Ash Tree 10 1/8 to 14 inch  Diameter             $80.00 Per Application                                 
Ash Tree 14 1/8 to 18  inch  Diameter            $130.00 Per Application                                   
Ash Tree 18 1/8 to 22 inch  Diameter             $160.00 Per Application                                 
Ash Tree 22 1/8 to 26  inch  Diameter            $195.00 Per Application                                  
Ash Tree 26 1/8 to 30 inch  Diameter             $240.00 Per Application                                  
Ash Tree 30 1/8  to 35  inch  Diameter           $300.00 Per Application                                
Ash Tree 35 1/8  to 40  inch  Diameter           $350.00 Per Application                                  
Ash Tree 40 1/8  to 45  inch  Diameter           $415.00 Per Application         
Ash Tree 45 1/8  to 50  inch  Diameter           $460.00 Per Application         
Ash Tree 50 1/8  to 55  inch  Diameter           $510.00 Per Application                       
Ash Tree 55 1/8  to 60  inch  Diameter           $550.00 Per Application