Areas Regulated for the Emerald Ash Borer

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Map - Description for current areas regulated for Emerald Ash Borer by Ministerial Orders

Description of map Emerald Ash Borer regulated area


Ontario - Quebec


To slow the spread of the emerald ash borer (EAB) to new areas, the CFIA uses measures to control the movement of potentially infested materials. People who move regulated materials from regulated areas without the permission of the CFIA could face fines and/or prosecution.

Notice of prohibition of movement

In addition the regulated areas listed above, the movement of materials can also be regulated through legal notices issued to property owners. For properties where EAB has been confirmed, a Prohibition of Movement is issued, which prohibits movement of regulated materials from that specific property. Contact your local Canadian Food Inspection Agency office for additional information.

For properties where the emerald ash borer has been confirmed, a prohibition of movement will be issued. A prohibition of movement prohibits the movement of regulated materials from that specific property. This measure is taken to prevent movement of potentially infested materials off the property.