Workshops to help forest landowners identify western sprice budworm and pine beetle damage are scheduled for May in Mercer Island and Olympia. Infestations of these insects can cause severe damage.
The workshops, $15 per family, are hosted by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources and Washington State University Extension.
May 19, 2014, 7- 9 p.m., Mercer Island Community Center, Meeting Room 101 – Groveland, 8236 SE 24th Street, Mercer Island, WA 98040.
May 28, 2014, 6-8:00 p.m., Olympic National Forest, Supervisor’s Office, 1835 Black Lake Blvd. SW, Olympia, WA 98512.
For more information visit dnr.wa.gov to view the event flier.