Education & Training
While we can't replace time spent in the field, you can learn the basics about invasive shothole borers with our ISHB eXtension Training! First time users will be asked to create a free account.
Recordings of Online Webinars/Workshops
Invasive Shothole Borers-Fusarium Dieback 2022 Symposium
Day 1 of the Invasive Shothole Borers - Fusarium Dieback 2022 Symposium featured the following presentations: Overview of the beetle and pest-disease complex; An IPM Approach to ISHB; An Industry Perspective on ISHB Management; Case Study: Disneyland Resort – A Model for Integrated Pest Management; Case Study: On the Front Lines Battling ISHB; and Replanting and Restoration following Tree Removals.
Day 2 of the Invasive Shothole Borers 2022 Symposium included the following presentations: Early Detection and Rapid Response; Los Angeles County’s Experience in Responding to ISHB-FD; Environmental and Monetary Costs of ISHB; Endophytes as a Control for Fusarium; Biocontrol for ISHB; and ISHB Education and Outreach.
UCCE Fall 2020 Emerging Tree Pests Webinar Series
- Invasive Shothole Borers: Dr. Beatriz Nobua-Behrmann - UC Cooperative Extension-Orange County, 10/20/2020
- Escarabajos Invasores (Spanish language Invasive Shothole Borers): Dr. Beatriz Nobua-Behrmann - UC Cooperative Extension-Orange County, 10/27/2020
UC Ag Experts Talk
What's in Your Orchard: Protecting California From Invasive Species: Dr. Mark Hoddle, UC, Riverside, 9/9/2020
Invasive Shothole Borers in Avocado: Dr. Akif Eskalen, UC Davis, 5/20/2020
UCCE Invasive Species Lunchtime Talks
Can participatory science help to monitor invasive shothole borers? Beatriz Nobua-Behrmann, Urban Forestry and Natural Resources Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension, 6/10/2021
What's killing California's trees? Shot hole borers, palm weevils and the rest: Beatriz Nobua-Behrmann, Urban Forestry and Natural Resources Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension, 6/4/2019
Shothole borers and other threats to California’s trees: Chair: Dr. Beatriz E. Nobua-Behrmann, UC Cooperative Extension, Orange County; Speakers: Dr. Jodi Axelson, Cooperative Extension Specialist - Forest Health, Dept. of Environmental Science, Policy & Management, UC Berkeley and Kevin Turner, Southern California Invasive Pest Coordinator, California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, 6/5/2018
UC ANR Southern California ISHB Zoom Workshops for Landscapers
English language, Beatriz Nobua-Behrmann, Urban Forestry and Natural Resources Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension, 3/29/2021
Spanish language, Beatriz Nobua-Behrmann, Urban Forestry and Natural Resources Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension, 3/31/2021
In Person Trainings