Upcoming Event

Webinar: Worse than murder hornets! Callery (Bradford) pear impacts and management in the Southeast

June 26, 2020

Southern Research Station: Science in Practice

Friday, June 26
11:00-11:30 ET
You can connect to the webinar through Adobe Connect, or by calling 888-844-9904 and entering attendee code 7033168#.

Presented by: Dr. JT Vogt, SRS Research Entomologist
Dr. David Coyle, Assistant Professor, Clemson University

The new Science in Practice webinar series will share brief summaries of recent research—with a particular focus on the practical take-aways for land managers and practitioners.

In this webinar we will:

  • Discuss the history of Pyrus calleryana and the Bradford pear
  • Talk about why these trees are invasive and their impacts
  • Highlight effective management strategies for eliminating them in natural and urban areas