pest management

Looking Back at Early Restoration Projects: How have they fared the test of time?

SERCAL 2017 Technical Session — Looking Back at Early Restoration Projects: How have they fared the test of time?

Fusarium Dieback and its Shot Hole Borer Vectors Threaten Native Vegetation in California

In 2003, a single PSHB beetle was caught in a CDFA trap in Long Beach. The beetle went unnoticed until 2012 when it was found damaging backyard avocado and urban forest trees in the Los Angeles basin. A rapid monitoring response uncovered the broad host range of the pest-disease complex, but its ability to establish in native vegetation was only gradually recognized.

Creative Collaboration for Multiple Benefits

SERCAL 2016 Technical Session: Creativite Collaboration for Multiple Benefits