Reclaiming Hemlocks and Firs: A Symposium

The Alliance for Saving Threatened Forests (ASTF) is hosting a one-day (9a.m.-5p.m.) symposium reporting on host resistance research to the hemlock and balsam woolly adelgids.  The conference will take place October 26th at the Haywood County Extension Center, across from the Mountain Research Station (MRS) in Waynesville, NC. The day will include an afternoon tour [...]

By | August 24th, 2011|Balsam woolly adelgid, Hemlock woolly adelgid, News|Comments Off on Reclaiming Hemlocks and Firs: A Symposium

Posters and presentation from the North American Forest Insect Work Conference

The North American Forest Insect Work Conference met May 9-12, 2011 . NAFIWC meets only once every five years. Below are the titles and links for one presentation and five posters from this year’s conference. Presentation: Developing Hemlocks Resistant to Hemlock Woolly Adelgid K. L. F. Oten, L. N. Walker-Lane, R. M. Jetton, N. Kaur, [...]

By | August 9th, 2011|Balsam woolly adelgid, Hemlock woolly adelgid|Comments Off on Posters and presentation from the North American Forest Insect Work Conference

Balsam Woolly Adelgid Resources

View Balsam Woolly Adelgid resources here.

By | October 21st, 2010|Balsam woolly adelgid|Comments Off on Balsam Woolly Adelgid Resources

Conference Abstracts: Host Resistance Studies to the Balsam Woolly Adelgid and Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

Abstract: Review of the Fraser Fir Story Sponsored by the College of Agriculture & Life Sciences and the College of Natural Resources, NCSU Fred P. Hain and Leslie Newton, NC State University Fraser fir, Abies fraseri (Pursh) Poir., is a unique species that occurs naturally at high elevations in only 3 states, the [...]

By | June 25th, 2010|Abstract, Balsam woolly adelgid, Hemlock woolly adelgid|Comments Off on Conference Abstracts: Host Resistance Studies to the Balsam Woolly Adelgid and Hemlock Woolly Adelgid