Pine--Diseases and pests--Oklahoma.; Beetles--Identification.
This key is designed to serve as a guide to identification of the more typical adult inner-bark and wood-boring beetles attacking Oklahoma pine trees. The key consists of two parts, one for adult insects and one for galleries made by the insects.
Forests and forestry--Fire management--Environmental aspects--Cross Timbers (Okla. and Tex.); Cross Timbers (Okla. and Tex.); White-tailed deer--Habitat--Cross Timbers (Okla. and Tex.); Fire ecology--Cross Timbers (Okla. and Tex.)
Quantify relationships among fire frequency, habitat quality, and wildlife values in Cross Timbers forest including vegetation composition and structure, forage production and amount, and quality of litter and coarse woody debris.
Borers (Insects)--Control.; Shade trees--Diseases and pests.
The term “borer” refers to the larval stage of some beetles and moths that feed inside the stems, branches, or trunks of plants, particularly woody plants. For example, roundheaded and flatheaded borers are the larvae of longhorned beetles and...
Oak--Diseases and pests.; Hypoxylon.; Fungal diseases of plants.
One of the greatest losses that a homeowner can experience is the loss of a tree. Not only is a tree an aesthetic part of the yard but it also provides shade for the homeowner as well as shelter for birds and other animals. Trees in the landscape...