Firewood and Invasive Insects Don’t Move Firewood – “You Could be Killing Our Trees” Says the DEC


A REGULATION is in effect that prohibits the import of firewood into New York unless it has been heat treated to kill pests. The regulation also limits the transportation of untreated firewood to less than 50 miles from its source. See Frequently Asked Questions.

By transporting firewood, you could be spreading diseases and invasive insects that can quickly kill large numbers of trees. Help STOP THE SPREAD and obey the Firewood Regulation

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