For the past 20 years I have worked for the County, State, and USDA Departments in Pest detection and eradication.
. Lab and Field work
Surveyed the Imperial Valley in Ca. for the Asian Citrus Psyllid. Sampled all positive sites for Huanglongbing. Also sprayed all positive sites. ID invasive insects.
Survey all cotton fields and trap lines in Imperial County Ca. for Pink Boll worm and Boll weevil
Reared and released the Cyrtobagous salviniae along the Colorado River in AZ. We released this weevil in areas of this river that Giant salvina had been established.
Survey for the Glassy Wing Sharp Shooter - Map all sites - QC all plants coming into our county - ID invasive insects and plants
Entomology - Weed Science
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