spruce bark beetle

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Synonyms for spruce bark beetle

small beetle that likes to bore through the bark of spruce trees and eat the cambium which eventually kills the tree

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Besides, if you want to get rid of the spruce bark beetle in the Bialowieza forest, you will have to chop every tree down.
Capable of locating its prey with great accuracy, it has been deployed against the great spruce bark beetle, an exotic pest from mainland Europe.
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Kenai Peninsula Spruce Bark Beetle Management Strategies and Fice Year Action Plan.
When Darrel noticed Jody, a practicum student, using a camera, he asked her to take a picture of his spruce bark beetle.
Michael Fastabend, of the Kenai Borough's Spruce Bark Beetle Mitigation Office, says that as dead trees drop needles and limbs, fuel and tinder accumulate on the ground, making conditions ripe for a fire.
Spruce bark beetle task force action plan (Alaska): $7.
In the past eight years, says Glenn Juday of the university's Forest Sciences Department, spruce bark beetle infestations have claimed over 2 million acres of once-healthy forest, the greatest recorded incidence of insect destruction in.
On the south central coast, cool temperatures normally keep the spruce bark beetle under control.
The spruce bark beetle infestation and the call for extensive salvage logging (and road construction) could exacerbate these developments.
THE dreaded Spruce Bark Beetle, which could also wreak havoc across Britain, finished off 30 MILLION trees in Alaska.
And just when you thought it couldn't get any worse, Britain faces an even deadlier onslaught if the spruce bark beetle proliferates here.
He will also be remembered for such earmark classics as the $25 million for a supercomputer at the University of Alaska to study how to trap energy from the aurora borealis; $750,000 for grasshopper research; $500,000 for the Alaska Spruce Bark Beetle Task Force; $200,000 for the city of North Pole for recreation improvements; and $176,000 for the Reindeer Herder's Association.