“Parasitic wasps to be released to hunt invading ash borers”


A unique host-specific parasitic wasp — known only by its scientific name, Spathius galinae — has been approved for release to battle the invasive emerald ash borer beetle, which has devastated ash tree populations throughout the United States.



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My name is Isabelle Whitehead. I was a member of the Bolton School group on the Operation Wallacea 2015 expedition to Peru.

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