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

Urban Entomology Workshop

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This 1/2 day online event (started in fall 2020) aims to provide information on some critical areas of urban entomology (e.g., new research findings, insect ID course, other entomological knowledge) for pest management professionals and other parties who serve on various aspects of urban pest management. It is typically organized in fall (November).

The event provides continuing education credits from the California Structural Pest Control Board and the California Department of Pesticide Regulation.


2020 Program (passed)

Updates on Formosan subterranean termite infestations in Southern California
Chow-Yang Lee, Entomology Department, UC Riverside
Red imported fire ants in California
Les Greenberg, Entomology Department, UC Riverside (retired)
Field demonstration of different Argentine ant treatment protocols: spray and bait
Dong-Hwan Choe, Entomology Department, UC Riverside
Baits and sprays to control German cockroaches
Michael Rust, Entomology Department, UC Riverside
Identification of common urban pest insects (insect ID course)
Dong-Hwan Choe and Shao-Hung (Dennis) Lee
Webmaster Email: donghwan.choe@ucr.edu