Insects

Pine Bark Beetle Management Strategies in Urban Forests

AUBURN, Ala.—Lingering drought in Alabama is causing issues for foresters managing rural and urban tracts of timber. Recent rains provided temporary relief for farmers planting spring crops, but droughty conditions linger as more than 50 percent of the state is…

Identifying Pine Bark Beetles in the Urban Forest

AUBURN, Ala.—Droughty conditions still linger in more than 50 percent of the state. Rains in recent weeks provided temporary relief, but issues caused by lingering conditions continue to make spring planting and forest management an issue. Producers and landowners are…