N.B. forests have dodged a devastating infestation bullet, insect expert says – CBC News

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Swift action and the strategic use of a biological insecticide have spared New Brunswick forests the worst of a feared outbreak, […]

A spraying program is quadrupling to battle rising spruce budworm numbers in western Newfoundland, but Parks Canada has decided to […]

Parks Canada has decided that Gros Morne National Park won’t join an early intervention spraying program to control spruce budworm. English only To read […]

As growing spruce budworm populations continue to fluctuate in Maine, the Maine Forest Service, University of Maine Cooperative Forestry Research […]

To spray or not to spray? English only To read more…

Efforts to reduce the population of an insect that is harmful to trees have proven to be successful on the […]

Over the last two years, millions of moths took to the skies above the cold waters of Atlantic Canada, flying […]

The province says it will spend $40 million over the next four years to combat outbreaks of pesky budworms that […]

Verso Corp. paper mill in Duluth, now closed, bought a lot of spruce and balsam firs to make 300,000 tons […]

The spruce budworm population on the island’s west coast has seen an increase over the last year according to researchers. […]