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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 pathogens damage California's economy and environment. You Can Make a Difference Shot hole borers and the diseases they carry, and Asian citrus psyllid...

Posted on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 10:00 PM
Tags: action week (1), California (29), disease (32), exotic (8), invasive (46), Japanese dodder (1), plant (3), red imported fire ant (2), shot hole borer (1), species (4), species (4), UC IPM (225), wild pigs (3)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

California Invasive Species Action Week, June 6-14

The Asian Citrus Psyllid is an invasive pest that can transmit a bacterium that kills citrus trees.

Did you know that this week (June 6 - June 14) is California Invasive Species Action week? The goal of this week is to increase public awareness of invasive species issues and share ways we can all participate in the fight against California's invasive...

Posted on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 11:36 AM
Tags: california (29), exotic (8), invasive (46), species (4)

The Perfect Gift

This species, from genus Macrocopturus,  is waiting to be described. And waiting for a name. (Photo by Andrew Richards)

So, you're looking for that perfect, one-of-a-kind holiday gift. One that will not only be memorable but a conversation piece.  How about a biolegacy gift? Name that bug! You can obtain naming rights for this cute little black and white...

This species, from genus Macrocopturus,  is waiting to be described. And waiting for a name. (Photo by Andrew Richards)
This species, from genus Macrocopturus, is waiting to be described. And waiting for a name. (Photo by Andrew Richards)

This species, from genus Macrocopturus, is waiting to be described. And waiting for a name. (Photo by Andrew Richards)

Posted on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 8:35 PM
 
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