Textbook – Urban Landscape Entomology
The first textbook in this subject area. This book outlines the issues and key concepts in Urban Landscape Entomology. It will serve as a reference text for practitioners in the field and a textbook for Landscape Entomology/Horticultural Entomology courses at universities. October 2019.
Author: David Held
Paperback ISBN: 9780128130711
eBook ISBN: 9780128130728
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 12th September 2019
Page Count: 224
Although he does not have an Extension appointment, Dr. Held currently leads a multidisciplinary team as Director of Alabama IPM programs. Within his program, Held and his students delivery science-based programming to several national, regional, and in state Green Industries organizations. These include meetings and field days for the the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America, Alabama Nursery Landscape Association, Alabama Turfgrass Association, Louisiana Turfgrass Association, LA-MS GCSAA, GCSAA Gulf Coast chapter, MS Turfgrass Association, the AL Green Industry Training Center, and various Master Gardener groups. Dr. Held also organizes and conducts various outreach efforts to increase entomological literacy. These include a science based entomology day camp in Auburn during summer and the Ag Round-Up.