Ash dieback disease (Chalara fraxinea)

Ash dieback disease

Ash dieback disease

Ash dieback disease (Chalara fraxinea) is being treated as a quarantine pest under national emergency measures and it is important that suspected cases of the disease are reported immediately.

Please be vigilant for signs of Ash dieback disease when out in woodlands and near trees in the district and and report any sightings at once.

For information on how to spot the signs of Ash dieback disease and who you should report it to, please see our information sheet (PDF, 291KB) or visit the Forestry Commission website.

Last updated: 26 March 2016