Home, landscape, and structural pest news from the UC Statewide Integrated Pest Management Program
Published on: August 23, 2018
[From the Summer issue of the UC IPM Retail Nursery & Garden Center News]
When you use firewood in the great outdoors, be aware that moving firewood can transport tree-killing insects and diseases. Find out more at the following resources:
- “Don't Move Firewood,” a campaign created by the Nature Conservancy, is an informational site aimed at the general public. You can also print posters, brochures, and other handouts.
- The California Firewood Task Force website offers California-specific information about invasive species and firewood.
- UC IPM Invasive and Exotic Pests webpages contain links to relevant information on current invasive pests in California.
- The California Oak Mortality Task Force website focuses on sudden oak death, a disease affecting many woody plants