Invasive Plants and Pests

Significant timber mortality results from various insect and disease infestations. To combat forest pests, the VDOF Forest Health Division:

  • Conducts periodic aerial and ground surveys to locate and identify pest populations;
  • Distributes information on insect and disease control measures to help landowners protect their timberlands.

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Last modified: Thursday, 06-Nov-2014 10:33:36 EST