invasive species

Japanese Beetles in Oregon

Oregon plans a five-year project to wipe out a Japanese beetle infestation (Capital Press, 2/14/217)

japanesebeetleJapanese beetle : threat and opportunity in Oregon (2016) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Insect Pest Prevention and Management

japanesebeetle2Japanese beetle in Oregon (serial) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Insect Pest Prevention and Management

Spotted wing Drosophila

Cold weather may help farmers battle destructive bugs (Capital Press, 1/10/17)

spottedwing1Spotted wing Drosophila [PDF] (2013) Oregon Insect Pest Prevention & Management

spottedwing2-jpgA new pest attacking healthy ripening fruit in Oregon: spotted wing Drosophila: Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura) [PDF] (2009) Oregon State University, Extension Service

Invasive gypsy moths

Invasive Asian gypsy moths killed by spraying, no further spraying planned (Oregonian, 10/26/16)

Oregon spray program knocks down Asian gypsy moth threat (Capital Press, 10/26/16)

gypsymothGypsy moth (Lymantria dispar) [PDF] (2016) Oregon Department of Forestry

gypsymoth2Asian gypsy moth : threat and opportunity in Oregon [PDF] (2016) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Invasive Species Council