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BeOnlineWithAMC - Insect Invasive Species of New York

Date and Time

Tuesday, November 3, 2020, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Location

Online Meeting,
New York, New York City,
NY

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

Join us for a 3-part series on Invasive Species in New York State with experts from the Department of Conservation! Our second session focuses on insects and diseases that are imminent threats to the local environment. Jessica Cancelliere is a Reaearch Scientist in DEC's Bureau of Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health and manages the DEC Forest Health Diagnostic Lab in Delmar. Her current focus is on primarily on white pine decline, beech leaf disease, and improving early detection of exotic wood boring beetles. mitigating impacts of white pine needle disease in Northern forests..

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Cost

Free

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Conservation
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Offered By

N.Y. - North Jersey

Status

Open

Audience

Adults (18+)


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Jessica holds a Bachelor's degree in Wildlife Science from SUNY ESF and a Master's degree in Entomology from the University of Nebraska. She has been with the DEC since 2010, managing the Lab and collaborating on forest health-related research projects.