2019 Invasive Tree Pests Workshops
There are considerable concerns for Southern California landscapes due to the Goldspotted Oak Borer (GSOB), Invasive Shot Hole Borers/Fusarium Dieback Disease (ISHB/FD), and South American Palm Weevil (SAPW). These invasive pests have attacked and killed hundreds of thousands of trees in Southern California, encouraging San Diegans to prepare for their possible arrival. Due to the ever-growing dispersion of these invasive pests, this workshop was designed to update land managers, tree-care professionals, and pesticide applicators on the latest invasive pest findings in San Diego.
***Due to the structure of this event, we will not be able to accommodate walk-up's. Pre-registration is required.
Both workshop dates/locations are full. We are no longer accepting registrations/walk-up's for these dates.
FULL-Northern San Diego County
March 22, 2019
San Diego County Farm Bureau Conference Room
420 South Broadway
Escondido, CA 92025
FULL-Central San Diego County
April 26, 2019
UCCE, San Diego Conference Room
9335 Hazard Way, Suite 201
San Diego, CA 92123
Continuing Education Units
CEU's have been requested from:
- California Department of Pesticide Regulation
- International Society of Arboriculture
- ISHB/FD: History & Biology, Impacts & Current
Infestations, and Management- 1hr
- GSOB: History & Biology, Impacts & Current Infestations, and Management & Sanitation- 1hr
- SAPW: History & Biology, impacts & Current Infestations, and Management & Sanitation- 1hr
- Q&A- 1hr
Dr. Beatriz Nobua-Behrmann, Staff Research Associate with the University of California Cooperative Extension, Orange County; Dr. Tracy Ellis, County Entomologist with the San Diego County Department of Agriculture, Weights & Measures; Dr. Mark Hoddle, Biological Control Specialist with the University of California, Riverside
Registration is $15. Lunch will be served. Click the following link to register:
For any additional information, please contact Abby Barraza at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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