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Cover for Management of Asian citrus psyllid in California.

Asian citrus psyllid (ACP), Diaphorina citri, was first detected in southern California (USA) in 2008 and the putative causal bacterium of huanglongbing (HLB), 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus', was first found in a single residential tree in 2012. Studies of insecticide efficacy for ACP control...

Author(s)
Grafton-Cardwell, E. E.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394088)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Benefits of pre-release population genetics: a case study using <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Psyttalia lounsburyi</i>, a biocontrol agent of the olive fruit fly in California.

Author(s)
Bon, M. C.; Smith, L.; Daane, K. M.; Pickett, C.; Wang, X.; Blanchet, A.; Chardonnet, F.; Guermache, F.; Hoelmer, K. A.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for Biological control of olive fruit fly in California - release, establishment and impact of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Psyttalia lounsburyi</i> and <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Psyttalia humilis</i>.

Author(s)
Daane, K. M.; Wang, X. G.; Pickett, C. P.; Blanchet, A.; Nieto, D.; Hoelmer, K. A.; Bon, M. C.; Smith, L.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for Orchard pesticides and natural enemies: lessons from the lab and field.

Author(s)
Mills, N. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for What goes up Mt. Whitney must come down.

As the highest mountain in the "lower 48," Mt. Whitney is a favorite destination for many hikers in the USA and beyond. However, this popularity has led to a number of management problems, including impacts associated with very large numbers of visitors on the trail and summit and improper disposal ...

Author(s)
Manning, R. E.; Anderson, L. E.; Pettengill, P. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391025)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for A mountain with handrails at Yosemite.

Increasingly large numbers of visitors to Yosemite National Park were choosing to hike to the summit of Half Dome, the scenic symbol of the park and one of the most distinctive and charismatic mountains in the world. The last portion of the hike ascends the steep and exposed east face of the...

Author(s)
Manning, R. E.; Anderson, L. E.; Pettengill, P. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391025)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for North American urban agriculture: barriers and benefits.

This chapter examines the recent renaissance of urban agriculture in North America, asking whether this is leading to enduring landscapes and socio-economic changes or, like past movements, is transitory in nature. Recent North American urban agricultural movements began in the 1960s with the...

Author(s)
Gray, L.; Diekmann, L.; Algert, S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647326)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Gardens in the city: community, politics and place in San Diego, California.

After reviewing the relevant literature, this chapter investigates the geographic distribution of community gardens in the County of San Diego (California, USA) to identify the types of neighbourhoods where gardens are likely to grow. The chapter then considers three gardens, focusing on the...

Author(s)
Bosco, F. J.; Joassart-Marcelli, P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647326)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Connecting urban to rural: can the San Francisco-Napa Valley relationship be facilitated in Pennsylvania?

This chapter explores a model from San Francisco and Napa Valley (California), which mixes the urban with the rural through wine tourism, and looks at the applicability of this model to another region in the state of Pennsylvania. First, the relationship between San Francisco and Napa Valley is...

Author(s)
Solano, A.; Proctor, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390141)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Evaluation of six-spotted thrips, <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Scolothrips sexmaculatus</i>, for biological control of spider mites in California almonds.

Author(s)
Haviland, D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper

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