Mike Wingfield - February 21, 2019
University of Pretoria, South Africa
“Global tree health: Winning the battle against invasive pests″
Shiroma Sathyapala - February 17, 2018
United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) office for Forest Health
“Forest health - national, regional and global perspective″
Steven Strauss - February 17, 2017
Oregon State University
“Navigating the perfect storm: biotech, society, and forest health″
Seminar recording here.
Kier Klepzig - September 9, 2016
USDA Forest Service
“Time to stop studying them and start killing them? Tree
killing bark beetles and modern forest management″
Dr. Brian Kopper - March 15, 2016
National Field Operations Manager for Pest Detection
Bruce Moltzan, PhD - October 30, 2015
Chief pathologist for the USDA Forest Service Forest Health Protection, Washington D.C. Dr Moltzan will explain how new research gets incorporated into decision-making, and will illuminate the evolution of relationships between agencies that are protecting forests from emerging threats.
View the Recorded Seminar
Reuben Hofshi & Mary Lu Arpaia - December 3, 2014
"Are avocados and wild Lauraceae doomed or not? Update on Laurel wilt and Fusarium dieback in FL and CA"
Dr. Sergio Alvarez, PhD - July 17, 2014
"State efforts to manage and estimate costs of invasive species in Florida: Example of tree termites"