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Canker worm 1 Canker worm 2 I went walking on Queens Road in Charlotte today to check the canker worm traps that protect the oaks of Myers Park. I wanted to see how much activity we’ve had in the city, and viewing the tree bands is a great way to see them. All the bands were full of female canker worms. Its amazing to see how well the traps are working. The second photo shows leaves and debris stuck to the bands. This allows the worms to walk right on over the barrier. Even with this issue I still noticed a lot of captured female insects. To learn more about the health of your mature trees, give Shrub Doctor a call. Our ISA Certified Arborists would enjoy the opportunity to help you. Call us today at 704-490-2000.

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