Click the links below to navigate to the management subsections.
Management planning – Considerations to help landowners set goals for spruce beetle management on their property.
Monitoring – Why it is important to regularly inspect trees for signs of spruce beetle.
Pesticides – Topics include which pesticides are effective against spruce beetle and important considerations for their use.
Maintain tree/stand health – Ways to reduce stress on your spruce trees.
Forest Management – Management options for those with large areas of forested property.
Pheromones, tarping, other methods – Information about pheromones, solarization, etc.
Processing wood from beetle-killed trees – Options for removing and handling wood from beetle-killed trees.
Replacing beetle-killed trees – Considerations when choosing and planting a tree to replace a beetle-killed spruce.