Monday, December 1, 2008 - 12:49 in Mathematics & Economics
The birch leafminer, an insect pest that regularly disfigures birch trees, has been virtually eradicated in the Northeast. The credit goes to entomologists who successfully introduced a biological control agent.
- URI researchers help score knockout punch on birch tree pestThu, 27 Nov 2008, 6:03:51 EST
- Researchers decode birch tree genome sequence for the first timeWed, 21 Nov 2012, 0:04:04 EST
- Using a pest's chemical signals to control itMon, 17 May 2010, 17:07:05 EDT
- Host change alters toxic cocktailFri, 11 Mar 2011, 10:29:53 EST
- Birch mouse ancestor discovered in Inner Mongolia is new species of rare 'living fossil'Tue, 24 May 2011, 17:35:55 EDT