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Posts Tagged: action week

Invasive Spotlight: Brooms

French broom, <i>Genista monspessulana</i>, invading a hillside near Bodega Bay, California. (Credit: B Rice)

Brooms are shrubs which were originally planted in California as ornamentals and for erosion...

Posted on Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 12:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Invasive Spotlight: Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Adult (top) and mature nymph of the brown marmorated stink bug.<br>(Credit: S Ausmus)

Stink bugs are common pests in gardens but the brown marmorated stink bug, or BMSB, is of...

Posted on Monday, June 8, 2020 at 9:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Invasive Spotlight: Sudden Oak Death

Tanbark oaks killed by Phytophthora ramorum. (Credit: P Svihra)

    Sudden oak death is a disease of oak trees that is caused by an invasive...

Posted on Sunday, June 7, 2020 at 9:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Invasive Species Action Week 2020

Asian citrus psyllid nymphs feeding on citrus can vector a serious plant pathogen that causes disease and tree death within 5 years.<br>(Credit: ME Rogers)

For a 7th year, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife will celebrate California Invasive...

Posted on Friday, June 5, 2020 at 9:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Invasive Spotlight: Wrapping Up California Invasive Species Action Week

Huanglongbing, the disease carried by the Asian citrus psyllid, causes asymmetrical yellow mottling of leaves and odd shape and greening of fruit. (Credit: Dr. Susan E. Halbert)

This week, we put the spotlight on invasive species and how these non-native plants, animals, and...

Posted on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 10:00 PM
Tags: action week (1), California (31), disease (43), exotic (11), invasive (44), Japanese dodder (1), plant (2), red imported fire ant (2), shot hole borer (1), species (3), species (3), UC IPM (268), wild pigs (3)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden
 
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