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Identifying Insects

Identify an insectIf you have an insect on your tree that you are unsure of, visit BugGuide to help identify it. BugGuide is a great online resource for information on insects, spiders and their kin in Canada. There are dozens of detailed photographs and drawings of bugs from the U.S. and Canada for identification and research.

You can also visit: The Invasive Species Center- Forest Pest link to find out more about common invasive pests. There is also a link to report invasive pests, including Emerald Ash Borer.

For further information, visit Thunder Bay's Master Gardeners to purchase a CD on local plant insects and diseases.

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