As a result, the two restricted areas have now been merged and expanded to the northeast.
You can help control this outbreak by:
- reporting any white, waxy secretions you see on the trunks of pine, fir or spruce trees
- Check your clothing, machinery and tools for signs of the pest before leaving a host tree location.
- Do not remove any pine, fir or spruce trees or mulch from your property without first contacting DEDJTR on 1800 084 881