Monday, December 10, 2007: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM

Windsor, Regency Ballroom, First Floor (Town & Country)

Symposium: Exotic Forest Pests: Are We Making Any Progress?

Organizer(s): David R. Coyle,
Christopher J. Fettig,
John T. Nowak,
1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM0655Forest pest invasions: A global problem out of control?
Andrew M. Liebhold
1:55 PM0656Allee effects and the invasion dynamics of nonindigenous invaders
Patrick Tobin,
2:15 PM0657Lymantriid monitoring procedures in Asia: Efforts to prevent Asian gypsy moth invasion of North America
Joel D. McMillin
2:35 PM0658Few immigrant phytophagous insects on woody plants in Europe: Legacy of the European crucible?
Pekka Niemelš, William J. Mattson,
2:55 PM Break
3:10 PM 0659The impact and management of red turpentine beetle in China: A success story
Jianghua Sun
3:30 PM0660Emerald ash borer invasion: The beginning of the end of ash in North America
Daniel A. Herms,
3:50 PM0661Determining the population extent and potential impacts of Sirex noctilio in North America
Kevin J. Dodds
4:10 PM0662An ecological tragedy: Laurel wilt and the redbay ambrosia beetle in the southeastern US
Albert E. Mayfield,
4:30 PM0663What are exotic rhizophagous weevils doing to a northern hardwood forest?
David R. Coyle,
4:50 PM Concluding Remarks

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