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.
Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre
Catalog ID: 25869
Series: Branching Out (LFC - Québec)
CFS Availability: PDF (download)
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)