Oak Health in Southern California: Research and Technology Development Needs Assessment
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Cleveland National Forest Supervisor’s Office
10845 Rancho Bernardo Rd.
San Diego, CA 92127
(858) 673-6180 (Receptionist)
Goal: Protect the oaks of California and the natural resources of the United States
Objectives: Identify research and technology development needs for an integrated pest management program for the Goldspotted Oak Borer (Agrilus coxalis, also known as A. auroguttatus) and other factors related to oak health in Southern California. Assess currently available management tools and develop a 3 year prioritized work plan and budget for research and technology development that will lead to the tools and understanding needed to sustain oak forest health in Southern California.