Birch Disorder: Bronze Birch Borer
Author(s) R. C. Williamson, P. J. Pellitteri
The bronze birch borer is a serious pest of birch trees in the Midwest. It can severely injure or kill most birch species; European white birch are particularly susceptible. This fact sheet provides details on the life cycle of the pest, the signs and symptoms to looks for, and ways in which the bronze birch borer can be controlled (2 pages).