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Ash Borer - Demo

The ash borer is a parasitic moth found in the United States and Canada. It has partially translucent wings and a striped body that superficially resembles those of the wasp or hornet. 156 more words


The Spread of Ashes

In my mind there have always been two distinct flavors of USBM. On the one side you have the crust-influenced madness of Woe, Ludicra, and Nachtmystium. 565 more words

Rumors And Ramblings

Rangers Quarantining Firewood At NH Speedway Ahead Of NASCAR Race

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — State forest rangers are conducting a firewood quarantine checkpoint the week leading up the NASCAR race at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway, because of a ban on out-of-state untreated firewood due to the spread of an invasive beetle. 99 more words


Walking among ash-holes

By the time we got to the shaded path, the dog was panting heavily, his tongue hanging half-way to the ground. I wondered where he puts that long, pink strip when he’s not hot. 533 more words

Ash Borer

Des Moines Tearing Down Ash Trees To Combat Borer

The landscape of Des Moines is changing. Beautiful old shade trees, reduced to ugly stumps. At Evelyn Davis Park, several trees were cut down this week. 368 more words


Album Review: Triumvir Foul - "An Oath of Blood and Fire"

With their debut demo, An Oath of Blood and Fire, Portland death metal duo Triumvir Foul gives us many things: an abundance of thick, grimy guitar riffs; some of the rawest, most gutteral OSDM vocals you’ll hear this year; and, most importantly, a successful combination of these elements into a short and taut package. 394 more words


Axing the Ash: Invasive Insect Plagues MU

They came in droves, burrowed in the wood of ships from the south of Asia. Smaller than a penny and the color of a precious gemstone, they killed tens of millions of ash trees across the Midwestern United States. 853 more words