What We Can Do To Save New York’s Hemlocks
Hemlocks in New York are currently threatened by the invasive Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (HWA), Adelges tsugae. Distribution, insecticide treatment, biological control of hemlock woolly adelgid in New York are covered. The New York State Hemlock Initiative (NYSHI) was created organize the state-wide efforts of multiple agencies, volunteers, and other stakeholder groups to save our hemlocks.
Cornell University Department of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology
biological control; Laricobius nigrinus; field insectary; Leucopis argenticollis; Hemlock Initiative
Previously Published As
Excerpted from Branching Out IPM Newsletter (2015), Vol. 22 No. 4