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Pass the Mic: Talking about emerald ash borer signs and symptoms
Pass the Mic: Talking about emerald ash borer signs and symptoms

You ask, we answer. CFIA expert, Ron Neville, answers a question on how to spot the signs and symptoms of emerald ash borer.

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Welcome to Chronicle 360 – CFIA from every angle
Welcome to Chronicle 360 – CFIA from every angle

Chronicle 360 is more than just another online newsletter. Learn more about what we do and how we do it.

BioSAFE project uses genetic blueprints to study forest enemies
BioSAFE project uses genetic blueprints to study forest enemies

Canada is working hard to understand the genetic basis of invasive species and diseases so it can develop new tools to detect and combat these forest enemies.

Buy local, burn local – Pests in your firewood can destroy our forests
Buy local, burn local – Pests in your firewood can destroy our forests

As you head out camping or pack up the car and trailer for your trip to the cottage, think twice before loading up your firewood. Moving untreated firewood, even just a few kilometers to or from a campground or cottage, is a common way for invasive insects and diseases to spread.

Women in Science – podcast with Dr. Mireille Marcotte
Women in Science – podcast with Dr. Mireille Marcotte

Watch out for the full moon because that is when mosquitoes are more likely to bite! While mosquitoes can definitely bug you, Dr. Mireille Marcotte explains how it is actually the Asian longhorned beetle that is the invasive pest Canadians need to watch out for.

Women in Science – podcast with Dr. Ruojing Wang
Women in Science – podcast with Dr. Ruojing Wang

From a very young age, Ruojing has always been fascinated by plants, and now works at the Saskatoon Laboratory to detect and identify their seeds to prevent the spread of unwanted plants in Canada.

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