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<p class="paragraph" style="margin:0in;vertical-align:baseline"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="color:black">This email is to notify you of an important update about Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) for Vermont.</span></span><span class="scxw223277181"><span style="color:black"> </span></span><span style="color:black"><br>
<span class="eop"> </span></span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif;color:#2F5496"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<span class="normaltextrun"><b>Several new detections of EAB in Vermont </b>have expanded existing Infested Areas, including into two new counties. The new detections were found in the towns of Hartford (White River Junction), Brookfield, and Belvidere. The Hartford
 detection is the first in Windsor County, although there were already areas within Windsor County that were within 10-miles of a New Hampshire EAB infestation. The new detection in Belvidere is the first in Lamoille County, although there were already areas
 within Lamoille County that were within 10-miles of a known EAB infestation.  New detections were discovered <span style="color:#201F1E">by</span> dedicated volunteers from Vermont’s </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><a href="https://vtcommunityforestry.org/programs/citizen_engagement/firstdetectors" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#0563C1">Forest
 Pest First Detector</span></span></a></span><span class="normaltextrun"><u><span style="color:#0563C1">s</span></u> program and other partners through observations and end of season inspections of purple and green prism traps, which are <span style="color:#201F1E">tools used
 to monitor for EAB.</span></span><span class="eop"><span style="color:#201F1E"> </span></span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<span class="normaltextrun">The </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><a href="https://vtanr.maps.arcgis.com/apps/PublicInformation/index.html?appid=cfda013ad1464b7b9103a3d7806f0cc5" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#0563C1">Infested
 Area Map</span></span></a></span><span class="normaltextrun"> to which </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><a href="https://vtinvasives.org/land/emerald-ash-borer-vermont/slow-spread-of-eab" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#0563C1">“Slow-the-Spread”
 recommendations</span></span></a></span><span class="normaltextrun"> apply now extends to include the towns listed below<b><i>.</i></b></span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<span class="normaltextrun">The <b>Hartford</b></span><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"> </span>discovery extends “Slow-the-Spread" recommendations to</span><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">:</span></span><span class="eop"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"> </span></span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="paragraph" style="mso-margin-top-alt:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:0in;margin-left:.75in;text-indent:0in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1;vertical-align:baseline;user-select: text;-webkit-user-drag: none;-webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent;overflow-wrap: break-word;font-kerning: none">
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun">Pomfret</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="paragraph" style="mso-margin-top-alt:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:0in;margin-left:.75in;text-indent:0in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo1;vertical-align:baseline;user-select: text;-webkit-user-drag: none;-webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent;overflow-wrap: break-word;font-kerning: none">
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun">Sharon</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun">Thetford</span><span class="eop"> </span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<span class="normaltextrun">The <b>Brookfield</b> discoveries extends “Slow-the-Spread" recommendations to:</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="paragraph" style="mso-margin-top-alt:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:0in;margin-left:.75in;text-indent:0in;mso-list:l1 level1 lfo2;vertical-align:baseline;user-select: text;-webkit-user-drag: none;-webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent;overflow-wrap: break-word;font-kerning: none">
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun">Bethel</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun">Braintree</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun">Chelsea</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun">Randolph</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun">Rochester</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="spellingerror">Tunbridge</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<span class="normaltextrun">The <b>Belvidere </b>discovery extends “Slow-the-Spread" recommendations to:</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="paragraph" style="mso-margin-top-alt:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:0in;margin-left:.75in;text-indent:0in;mso-list:l7 level1 lfo4;vertical-align:baseline;user-select: text;-webkit-user-drag: none;-webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent;overflow-wrap: break-word;font-kerning: none">
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:10.5pt">Bakersfield</span></span><span class="eop"><span style="font-size:10.5pt"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:10.5pt">Belvidere</span></span><span class="eop"><span style="font-size:10.5pt"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:10.5pt">Berkshire</span></span><span class="eop"><span style="font-size:10.5pt"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:10.5pt">Cambridge</span></span><span class="eop"><span style="font-size:10.5pt"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:10.5pt">Eden</span></span><span class="eop"><span style="font-size:10.5pt"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:10.5pt">Enosburgh</span></span><span class="eop"><span style="font-size:10.5pt"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<span class="normaltextrun">The new finds also expand the infested area within the following towns: Brookfield, </span><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif">Fairfield, Fletcher, Franklin, </span>Granville,
 Hartford, Hartland, Northfield, Norwich, Pomfret, Roxbury, Sharon, Sheldon, Warren, Waitsfield, Washington, Williamstown, and Woodstock. </span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<span class="normaltextrun">Forest landowners, homeowners, foresters, logging contractors, municipalities, and utilities in the infested area should evaluate the options available to them to protect ash trees and immediately implement Vermont’s </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><a href="https://vtinvasives.org/land/emerald-ash-borer-vermont/slow-spread-of-eab" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#0563C1">“Slow
 the Spread” recommendations</span></span></a></span><span class="normaltextrun">. </span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<span class="normaltextrun">Below we’ve listed some resources for foresters and landowners in managing ash in the face of EAB.</span><span class="eop"> </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span style="color:black"><a href="https://forestadaptation.org/sites/default/files/Ten-Recommendations-for-Managing-Ash.pdf" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="color:#0070C0">10 Recommendations For Managing
 Ash in the Face of EAB & Climate Change</span></span></a></span><span class="eop"><span style="color:#0070C0"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span style="color:black"><a href="http://fpr.vermont.gov/sites/fpr/files/Forest_and_Forestry/Forest_Health/Library/EAB%20Landowner%20FAQs.pdf" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="color:#0070C0">Information
 for Forest Landowners</span></span></a></span><span class="eop"><span style="color:#0070C0"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span style="color:black"><a href="http://fpr.vermont.gov/sites/fpr/files/Forest_and_Forestry/Forest_Health/Library/Ash%20Management%20Guidance%20for%20Forest%20Managers.pdf" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="color:#0070C0">Ash
 Management Guidance for Forest Managers</span></span></a></span><span class="eop"><span style="color:#0070C0"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span style="color:black"><a href="https://fpr.vermont.gov/sites/fpr/files/Forest_and_Forestry/Forest_Management/Library/UVA_Standards_for_Forest_Management_Related_to_EAB.pdf" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="color:#0070C0">UVA
 Policy on Forest Management Plans and Amendments</span></span></a></span><span class="eop"><span style="color:#0070C0"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="color:#0070C0">Webinar:</span></span><span style="color:black"><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JPd-KszHmR8&feature=youtu.be" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="color:#0070C0"> Silvicultural
 Considerations for Vermont’s Ash within the Context of EAB</span></span></a></span><span class="eop"><span style="color:#0070C0"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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</span></span></span><![endif]><span style="color:black"><a href="https://vtinvasives.org/sites/default/files/images/Landowner%20Trap%20Tree%20Protocol_2018.pdf" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="color:#0070C0">Trap Tree Protocol for
 Forest Landowners </span></span></a></span><span class="eop"><span style="color:#0070C0"> </span></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<span class="normaltextrun">If you have questions about managing ash in your woodlot or around your home, or need Use Value Appraisal guidance, check out the resources available at </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><a href="https://www.vtinvasives.org/land/emerald-ash-borer-vermont" target="_blank"><span class="normaltextrun"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#0563C1">VTinvasives.org.</span></span></a></span><span class="eop"><span style="color:#0563C1"> </span></span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Segoe UI",sans-serif"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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