Katrina Dainton

BA, MSc

Management of great spruce bark beetle

LWEC BIPESCO: Biological pest control of insect pests that threaten tree health

Undertake field and laboratory work on non-pesticide alternatives to plant protection, monitoring and control of the large pine weevil, Hylobius abietis. This will support work aimed at the development of integrated pest management strategies.

Integrated Forest Management of Hylobius abietis

LWEC PROTREE: Promoting resilience of UK tree species to novel pests and pathogens: ecological and evolutionary solutions.

Provide field, laboratory and analytical support to LWEC PROTREE colleagues at FR.