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Ground Squirrels: Furry Foes

Adult California ground squirrel. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

  Although they're small, cute, and furry, ground squirrels can be a real pest for California residents and gardeners. Found throughout California, burrowing ground squirrels cause damage to landscapes and structures while feeding on ornamental or...

Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 8:48 PM
Tags: Baldwin (3), control (35), Dimson (2), disease (30), garden (29), ground squirrel (6), landscape (26), management (25), pest (74), Pest Notes (57), public health (3), Quinn (11), rodent (4), UC IPM (219)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Managing Invasive Shot Hole Borers in Southern California

Figure 1. Polyphagous shot hole borer. (Credit: Akif Eskalen)

[Originally published in the Fall 2018 issue of the Green Bulletin. Modified slightly from original.] Invasive wood-boring beetles are attacking hundreds of thousands of trees in southern California, including commercial avocados, and trees within urban...

Posted on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Tags: beetle (10), dieback (4), Dimson (2), Fusarium (4), invasive (29), IPM (57), ISHB (1), Nobua-Behrmann (1), pest (74), polyphagous (4), PSHB (3), shot hole (2), tree (16), UC IPM (219)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management
 
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