Contact Dr. Elizabeth Benton
Current Research Areas
- Pine tip moth phenology and management
- Environmental effects of pesticide use in forests
Wiggins, G., E. Benton, J. Grant, M. Kerr, and P. Lambdin. 2018. Short-term detection of imidacloprid in
streams following applications in forests. J. Environ. Qual. 47: 571 –578.
Benton, E., J. F. Grant, R. J. Nichols, R. J. Webster, J. S. Schwartz, and J. K. Bailey. 2017.
Risk assessment of imidacloprid use in forest settings on the aquatic macroinvertebrate community. Enviro. Tox. Chem., 36: 3108 – 3119.
Benton, E., J. F. Grant, R. J. Webster, R. S. Cowles, A. F. Lagalante, R. J. Nichols and
C. I. Coots. 2016. Hemlock woolly adelgid abundance and hemlock canopy health numerous years after imidacloprid basal drench treatments: Implications for management programs. J. Econ. Entomol. 109: 2125 – 2136.
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