Lurking in the Trees

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Description

Worcester, MA could be almost anywhere in America. But when a foreign invasive pest - the Asian longhorned beetle - was discovered to be killing Worcester's maple trees, the city took decisive action to halt the spread of the beetle, protecting trees across New England from certain death.

Lurking in the Trees is a film production of The Hamburger Company. Its sponsors include The US Department of Agriculture - Animal Plant Health Inspection Service, The US Forest Service, The Nature Conservancy, The Continental Dialogue on Non-Native Forest Insects and Diseases, and the Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment. These organizations are united by their desire to prevent the introduction and spread of invasive forest pests. To learn more, please visit Vermont Invasives website.

Summary

  • Production Date: 05/13/2013
  • Catalog Number: 9950
  • Archive Number: 9950
  • Series: none
  • Length: *0:26:57
  • Town: National
  • Geography: National
  • Event Type: Department
  • Content Type: Other

Airtimes

1 Sunday May 19, 2013 at 10:35 PM
2 Monday May 20, 2013 at 3:35 AM
3 Monday May 20, 2013 at 9:35 AM
4 Monday June 3, 2013 at 6:05 AM
5 Monday June 3, 2013 at 12:05 PM
6 Saturday July 6, 2013 at 6:15 AM
7 Saturday July 6, 2013 at 12:15 PM
8 Monday July 8, 2013 at 5:40 AM
9 Monday July 8, 2013 at 11:40 AM

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