Information for Forestry 308 - Forest Entomology StudentsThe following resources are provided for the students enrolled in Forestry 308 at the Faculty of Forestry, U.B.C. However, these resources may also serve as a useful reference for any one interested in the forest insects of B.C.
- Course Information and Bulletins
An online version of the course outline, as well as recent bulletins, are posted on this page.
- Hypertext Laboratory Manual
The manual used in the laboratory section of Forestry 308 is provided here enhanced with colour images and useful links relating to each of the insects studied.
- Self Quiz
A fun test of your ability to identify the insects studied in each guild.
FETCH21 Resources and Links
These pages are ordered first by feeding guilds that follow the life of the trees from seed to seedling, regeneration, young stands, older stand pests such as defoliators and bark beetles, log attacking insects and insects that attack wood in service. Associated topics then follow beginning with linkages to Forest Practices Code Booklets where appropriate. Use the Main Menu button to return to this list from any of the pages.
Pages indicated with the logo in this section contain original images from the Forest Entomology Laboratory at UBC.
The guilds of insects listed are
- Seed and Cone Insects
- Forest Nursery Insects
- Insects Affecting Regeneration
- Insects in Young Plantations
- Bark Beetles
- Wood Borers
- Insects that Affect Wooden Structures
- Quarantine Pests
- Forest Insect Surveys in B.C.
- Some Select General Entomology Sites
If you have a web site that you would like considered for indexing on these pages, please complete the data form below and submit it via email
Submit a data form description of your web site
August 2007, John A. McLean, UBC Faculty of Forestry, firstname.lastname@example.org
January 2014, Rolando C. Descalzo, UBC Forest and Conservation Sciences Department, email@example.com