2. Tree pests, diseases and protected wildlife
Tree pests and diseases
Trees are living ecosystems and support a diverse range of life. Some of these can cause tree health problems.
Of current interest in East Devon are:
To identify a tree pest or disease see the Guide to tree pests and diseases by tree species To report a sighting please complete the Forestry Commission's on-line Tree Alert Please ensure you check the symptoms before reporting it.
Further information and guidance on specific tree pests and diseases can be found on the following websites:
- Devon Ash Dieback Resilience Forum
- Forestry Commission
- Devon County Council ash dieback webpage
- Devon Local Nature Partnership (DLNP) webpage