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Tell us...


                                                                      about your favorite Thornton
                                                                              The Emerald Ash
           The Emerald Ash                                            parks and trails.

                                                                                   Borer is Here
                 Borer is Here                                        Help us...
                                                                      make them better.


                                        The ash borer                                                     The ash borer
                                         kills trees of                                                    kills trees of
                                           all sizes.                                                         all sizes.

                                       • Larvae feed under                                                • Larvae feed under
                                       the bark, eventually                                               the bark, eventually
                                       cutting off nutrients                                             cutting off nutrients
                                            to the tree                                                       to the tree
                                         • Trees are killed                                                • Trees are killed
                                        within 2-4 years of                                               within 2-4 years of
                                         first symptoms              TAKE OUR SURVEY!                       first symptoms
                                                                     goCOT.net/ParkSurvey  I   303-255-7834


                Do you have an ash tree?                                          Do you have an ash tree?
            Identify by the leaves & bark in the photo above.                 Identify by the leaves & bark in the photo above.
                                                                    VACCINATION CLINICS


                YES                          NO                                    YES                         NO



             Should your tree              You’re ok!                          Should your tree               You’re ok!
                be saved?               Don’t plant an ash                         be saved?              Don’t plant an ash
           See websites below for        tree in your yard.                   See websites below for       tree in your yard.
           tips on how to decide.                                             tips on how to decide.
                                                                         2023 Thornton Clinic Information

                                                                                                          YES
            NO  It’s time to let it go.  YES   I’d like to try      FREE     COVID-19 Vaccinations                I’d like to try
                                                                               NO  It’s time to let it go.
                                               to save it.                                                        to save it.
                                                                                     and Boosters
                                                                      Flu Vaccinations available beginning in October.
             Remove ash tree           Act now! Look at                        Remove ash tree           Act now! Look at
            promptly to avoid          treatment options.            1st Friday of each month, 1 – 6 p.m.   treatment options.
                                                                              promptly to avoid
                  spread.              Hire a professional           Carpenter Recreation Center, 11151 Colorado Blvd.  Hire a professional
                                                                                    spread.
                                     and certified pesticide         October 6,  November 3, December 1  and certified pesticide
                                          applicator.                2nd Friday of each month, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.   applicator.
                                                                     Active Adult Center, 11181 Colorado Blvd.
                                                                     September 8,  October 13,  November 10,  December 8
                                                                     3rd Friday of each month, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
                                                                     Trail Winds Recreation Center, 13495 Holly St.
                                                                     September 15,  October 20,  November 17,  December 15
                      For more information:                          Special Event      For more information:
                                                                     Harvest Fest, October 7, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
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                                                                    ThorntonCO.gov
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