Exotic Pest Reporting
Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University, Bugwood.org
Banded elm bark beetle
Banded elm bark beetle (Scolytus schevyrewi) is an insect pest of elm trees. It is a native of Asia and was first detected in Colorado and Utah in 2003.
Suspected of being the vector of the fungal pathogen for Dutch Elm Disase.
Summaries of State Plant Protection Laws and Regulations
07/30/2020 - The Blug: Elm Bark Beetles
07/09/2019 - How to prevent Dutch Elm Disease
03/01/2018 - Time to lose the dead wood
02/20/2015 - Elm firewood inspections to begin in Bismarck