Hurray for your front-page article regarding the Goldspotted oak borer. Our vigilance in spotting and removing infected trees is absolutely essential to the survival of our precious old growth oaks.

Idyllwild has a chance to combat this invader and avoid the horrendous devastation that San Diego County has experienced. Please, let’s pull together as a united community and stop the GSOB in its tracks.

Stacey Grant