Tree infestations in Oklahoma

Infestations in Oklahoma trees
Oklahoman Published: June 3, 2012

Infestations in Oklahoma

What are some problems affecting trees in Oklahoma? Some of the more commonly reported infestations are:

• Hypoxylon canker

• Oak moth

caterpillar

• Ips beetle

• Ilia underwing

• Pinewood

nematode

• Fire blight

• Anthracnose

• Oak defoliators

For more information, go to www.forestry.ok.gov/tree-pest-alerts

Source: Oklahoma Forestry Services, Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry


by Bryan Painter
Assistant Local Editor
Bryan Painter, assistant local editor, has 31 years’ experience in journalism, including 22 years with the state's largest newspaper, The Oklahoman. In that time he has covered such events as the April 19, 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah...
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