Agenda item

Tree Pests and Diseases: Oak Processionary Moth urgent update

Report of the Director of Open Spaces.


The Committee received the report of the Director of Open Spaces which provided an update on the spread of Oak Processionary Moth (OPM) and the challenges being faced across the Open Spaces in the care of the City of London Corporation.


The Director of Open Spaces provided the Committee with an update on work being carried out to control the spread of the OPM which included nest removal or pesticide spraying. This was the most pragmatic approach.


RESOLVED - That the Committee note the report.



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