Nick Fielding

Plant health
Project leader responsible for:

  • Dendroctonus micans control programme using Rhizophagus grandis
  • UK Protected Zone survey programme for Plant Health service

Straw, N.A., Fielding, N.J., Tilbury, C., Williams, D.T. & Cull, T. (2015) Timing and duration of the life-cycle of Asian longhorn beetle Anoplophora glabripennis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) in southern England. Agricultural and Forest Entomology, 17, 400–411.

Straw, N.A., Fielding, N.J., Tilbury, C., Williams, D.T. & Cull, T. (2016) History and development of an isolated outbreak of Asian longhorn beetle Anoplophora glabripennis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) in southern England. Agricultural and Forest Entomology, 18, 280–293.

Straw, N., Fielding, N., Tilbury,C., Williams, D.T. and Inward, D. (2014). Host plant selection and resource utilisation by Asian longhorn beetle Anoplophora glabripennis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) in southern England. Forestry, 0, 1-12.

Straw, N., Fielding, N., Green, G., Price, J. and Williams D. (2011). Defoliation and growth relationships for mid-rotation Sitka spruce attacked by the green spruce aphid, Elatobium abietinum (Walker) (Homoptera: Aphididae). Forest Ecology and Management, 262, 1223-1235.

Straw, N., Fielding, N., Green, G and Price, J. (2006). Seasonal changes in the distribution of green spruce aphid Elatobium abietinum (Walker) (Homoptera: Aphididae) in the canopy of Sitka spruce. Agricultural and Forest Entomology, 8, 139-154.

Fielding, N. (2006). Identification of Rhizophagus grandis Gyll. (Coleoptera: Rhizophagidae), an introduced bark-beetle predator now established in Britain. Entomologists Monthly magazine, 142, 49-51.

Straw, N., Fielding, N., Green, G and Price, J. (2005). Defoliation and growth loss in young Sitka spruce following repeated attack by the green spruce aphid, Elatobium abietinum Walker. Forest Ecology and Management, 213, 349-368.

Gilbert, M., Fielding, N., Evans, H and Gregoire, J.-C. (2003). Spatial pattern of invading Dendroctonus micans populations in the United Kingdom. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 33, 712-725.