The oak lace bug is a tree pest that feeds on oak leaves. It’s not known to be in the UK, but it’s vital that we keep an eye out for it to protect our oak trees. Our Biosecurity Officer, Freddy Toft, explains more.
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The Forestry Commission is responsible for protecting, expanding and promoting the sustainable management of woodlands.
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