The moth Lymantria dispar asiatica has been unintentionally introduced to North America several times in the last few decades. Through a complex monitoring and management program, officials have been able to prevent this pest from establishing in North American forests. A new report in the open-access Journal of Integrated Pest Management gives an inside look at this success.
Advances in technology have made analyzing large data sets ever more accessible—but there's still a steep learning curve. A graduate student in entomology shares her lessons learned for students getting started in data science.
Meet Adekunle Adesanya, Ph.D., field scientist at Corteva Agriscience, expert in twospotted spider mites, and subject of the next installment of our "Standout Early Career Professionals" series.
An emeritus professor of entomology and past board member of ESA questions the wisdom of a proposed amendment to the Society's Bylaws.