MSU lands nearly $1 million in grants to fight invasive species

posted on March 2, 2017 9:05am

Photograph of trees courtesy of MSU Today (view larger image)
Photograph of trees courtesy of MSU Today

MSU professor of forest entomology Deb McCullough, MSU assistant professor of forest pathology Monique Sakalidis and Amos Ziegler of the Midwest Invasive Species Information Network received nearly $1 million in grants to help prevent and control invasive species in Michigan.

The grants are part of the Michigan Invasive Species Grant Program through the state’s departments of Environmental Quality, Natural Resources and Agriculture and Rural Development. Read the full story at MSU Today.

Additonal articles on their work can be found in MSU Extension feature stories: National Invasive Species Week and Oak wilt.