Canadian Forest Service Publications

Controlling the white pine weevil: naturally! 2005. Lavallée, R. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Laurentian Forestry Centre, Ste-Foy, Québec. Branching out Number 22.

Year: 2005

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 25869

Language: English

Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)

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In the Canadian boreal forest, insect pests cause timber losses of several million cubic metres every year. In keeping with the goals of sustainable forest management, Canadian Forest Service researchers with the ECOBIOM group are exploring potential avenues for using environmentally benign methods to control insect outbreaks in Canadian forests.

Also available under the title:
Lutter contre le charançon du pin blanc : naturellement! L’éclaircie du Service canadien des forêts, Centre de foresterie des Laurentides. No. 22. (French)