FOREST PEST MANAGEMENT

 


John A. McLean, Ph.D., R.P.Bio.,

Bart Van der Kamp Ph.D.,

and

Adrian L. Behennah, B.Sc.


Faculty of Forestry
University of British Columbia

 

Table of Contents
INTRODUCTION
FOREST HEALTH FACTORS

FIGURE 1. Health factors in BC forests

Major forest health factor groupings

Tree species & biogeoclimatic zones

TABLE 1. Commercial tree species
TABLE 2. Biogeoclimatic zones
TABLE 3. FHF field codes

TABLE 4. FHF incidences in BGC zones

IDENTIFICATION DIAGNOSIS OF FHFs

TABLE 5. Symptoms of FHFs

TABLE 6. Wood damaging insects

FIGURE 2. Wood boring beetles

FOREST HEALTH IN BC

Management responsibilities

The new FRPA

Defined Forest Area Management

Annual surveys of frst health

Bark beetle management

Use of pesticides

REFERENCES

General references

Additional internet resources

GLOSSARY
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
Downloadable PDF version of FOREST PEST MANAGEMENT CHAPTER
FETCH21 Home Page

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The web version of Forest Pest Management was created by Adrian Behennah, Aug 2004.
Most recent revision: 14 Dec 2004.


Introduction