UCR Urban Entomology
UCR Urban Entomology
UCR Urban Entomology
University of California
UCR Urban Entomology



1. Yellowjacket behavior

We study seasonal activity and foraging distance of western yellowjacket (Vespula pensylvanica) to help to determine the best practices for baiting technique.


2. Use of baiting for yellowjacket IPM

In a collaborative project with University of Californaia Cooperative Extension, we experimentally incorporate the monitoring / baiting program for yellowjacket IPM in a recreational part in Irvine, CA. 


2013 Traps opt

Following video shows a baiting trial at a research site in Irvine, CA.


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