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Get involved in Tree Check Month this August

August 2021

Get involved in Tree Check Month this August – Transcript

On-screen text: Invasive species can have devastating impacts.

August is Tree Check Month

the time when damage caused by insects, disease and fungi are most visible on trees.

So become a plant hero in your neck of the woods.

Check trees and gardens for signs of insects and damage.

Look for feeding activity, leaf discolouration, bark cracks, dead branches, and insect holes and eggs.

Find something suspicious? Let us know at

Join the conversation using #TreeCheckMonth.

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