For years, the emerald ash borer has caused severe damage to ash trees within the United States. As an invasive species, emerald ash borer has spread rapidly since the beetle was first discovered in the U.S. in 2002. Both federal and state governments have issued quarantines to curb the spread and reduce the pest’s impact. Over the years, some quarantine
With the order mandating shelter in place restrictions until May 15th in Delaware and until further notice in Pennsylvania, many businesses considered non-essential are closed during the COVID-19 crisis. Stein Tree Service has been classified as essential due to some of the types of tree care work that we do. These essential tree care services fall under the following categories.
The entire world is concerned about Coronavirus right now and we want you to know that safety is our #1 Priority. We also want you to know that we are still available to work, and we are taking precautions to prevent unnecessary exposure for our staff and our customers, both on the job site and in house. All employees are
Wilmington, Delaware—Aug 3, 2019—Professional tree service company Stein Tree Service warns that the pathogen that causes the tree and plant disease known as sudden oak death has been found in rhododendron plants that were shipped to 28 states, including Pennsylvania. Residents should be wary, whether they have purchased these rhododendron plants or have plants and trees impacted by the spread.
Wilmington, Delaware--March 3, 2019--Stein Tree Service announces that they are permitted to work in all spotted lanternfly quarantine areas of Pennsylvania and Delaware. (more…)
Feb 18, 2019 – Wilmington, DE – Local tree care company Stein Tree Service reminds Wilmington residents that next week, February 25 - March 1, 2019, is National Invasive Species Week (NISAW). The week is set by the nonprofit of the same name to encourage awareness of invasive plants and insects, such as the emerald ash borer (EAB) and the
January 2, 2019 - Wilmington, DE - The emerald ash borer (EAB) is a threat to the ash, and some other varieties of trees, across the country. They spread easily from state to state, often by the transport of firewood from area to area. Regulations have been in place for years, which support efforts to identify EAB infestations and to
Wilmington, Delaware - Oct 6, 2018 – Stein Tree Service advises homeowners to consider tree trimming and pruning before winter storms cause tree damage that could also harm your home or family members. Winter snow and ice can weigh down branches, causing them to break and fall onto whatever is below, which could include power lines, homes and people. Icy
Wilmington, Delaware – July 2, 2018 - If you love camping, be careful about nature’s tiniest pests this year. Stein Tree advises care specifically with regard to the emerald ash borer (EAB) and the Lone Star Tick. One is a destructive pest whose spread needs to be controlled, and the other threatens physical harm to humans. Emerald Ash Borer First,
Wilmington, DE - May 10, 2018 - Homeowners across the United States need to be wary of an emerald green invasive pest that could destroy their ash trees. Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week, being recognized May 20-26, 2018, helps increase awareness of the threat and advises homeowners of the signs that trees could be infested. (more…)