VIDEOS AND ARTICLES



Videos

"Meet the Beetles: The Emerald Ash Borers Attacking America's Ash Trees," Time.

"Don't Move Firewood," list of videos compiled by www.dontmovefirewood.org, a nationwide education effort developed by the Continental Dialogue on Non-Native Forest Insects and Diseases.

"What are Those Purple Boxes?" WBNG-TV, 2011.

 

Articles

"Woodland Health: Woodlot Management and the Emerald Ash Borer," By Mark Whitmore, Cornell University, and Pete Smallidge, Cornell University, The New York Forest Owner, 2011.

Woodland Health: Emerald Ash Borer in New York: 2010 Update," By Mark Whitmore, Cornell University, and Melissa Fierke, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, The New York Forest Owner, 2011.

"Emerald Ash Borer: Recommendations for Homeowner and Woodland Owner Action" Fact Sheet, Cornell University, 2009

"Silviculture and Invasive Insects" Fact Sheet, Cornell University, 2009

"Private Wooldland Management in Anticipation of Emerald Ash Borer" Fact Sheet, Cornell University, 2007.

"Ash Management Guidelines for Private Woodlot Owners", University of Minnesota, 2011.

"Insecticide Options for Protecting Ash Trees from Emerald Ash Borer," collaboration of Ohio State University, Michigan State University, Purdue University, University of Wisconsin Extension, and University of Illinois, 2009. This eight-page bulletin is designed to answer frequently asked questions and provide information on insecticide options for controlling Emerald Ash Borer.

"Insecticide Options for Protecting Your Ash Trees from Emerald Ash Borer," North Central IPM Center, 2009. This 16-page bulletin includes answers to frequently asked Emerald Ash Borer questions, options for treating ash trees, insecticide options, effectiveness of insecticides for control of Emerald Ash Borer, and summary recommendations.

"Economic Impacts of Non-Native Forest Insects in the Continental United States" Aukema et al. (2011) PLoS ONE 6(9): e24587. This article describes the financial impacts of invasive forest insects and highlights the impact of EAB on municipal governments and homeowners.

"Evaluation of potential strategies to SLow Ash Mortality (SLAM) caused by emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis): SLAM in an urban forest" McCullough, D.G. and R.J Mercader. (2012) International Journal of Pest Management 58:1, 9-23. This article describes the cost v. ash mortality of various treatment strategies including the 20% treatment option.

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