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Biological Control Invasive Plants (BCIP)

BCIP Funded Proposals
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014  

2011 BCIP Funded Proposals

2011 BCIP Funded Proposals Summary (148 KB PDF)
Title Investigator Affiliation Fund
"Biological weed control in your backyard" - Creating an internet portal to synergize youth and community outreach programs in the intermountain and northern regions
Proposal | Final Report
King

Bear River Resource Conservation and Development
North Logan, UT

$33,000
Role of an Ambrosia beetle (Euwallacea validus) in Dissemination of the Fungus Verticillium albo-atrum, Causal Agent of Verticillium Wilt of Tree-of-Heaven (Ailanthus altissima)
Proposal | Progress Report
Davis

Dept. of Plant Pathology Pennsylvania State Univ. University Park, PA 16802

$18,515
“Chem Herding” - Develop environmentally friendly controlled release formulations of Diorhabda biocontrol agent aggregate for field use
Proposal | Progress Report | Final Report
Weaver

Dept. of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences
Montana State Univ.
Bozeman, MT

$15,000
Tamarisk leaf beetle species and impacts on southwestern Willow Flycatcher, Riparian Avifauna, Herpetofaune and Microclimate in the Verde River and Tonto River Watershed, AZ
Proposal
M. Johnson

USGS
Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, AZ

$36,841
Evaluation of Euclesia spp. for Biocontrol of Miconia calvescens in Hawaii
Proposal
M.T. Johnson

USFS - Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry
Volcano, Hawaii

$63,000
Release and evaluation of impact for the knotwee psyllid (Aphalara itadori) in the northeastern area (MA, VT, NH and NY) on Japanese knotweeds (Fallopia japonica, F. bohemica, and F. sachalinensis)
Proposal | Progress Report
VanDriesche

University of Massachusetts, Dept. of Entomology and Environmental Conservation

$35,000
Develop EDDMaps as database for Invasive Plants and their Natural Enemies
Proposal | Budget Justification
Bargeron

Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health, University of Georgia Tifton, Georgia

$32,969
Development of Innovative Outreach Tools and Materials on Invasive Plant Identification and Biologically Based Management
Proposal Amendment | Progress Report
Schwartzlander

PSES Department, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

$22,000
Student Technology Transfer Intgernship Program for Biological Control of Invasive Plants
Proposal | Progress Report
Sterling

Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana

$28,500
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Richard Reardon

USDA Forest Service - FHTET
180 Canfield Street
Morgantown, WV 26505
Phone: (304) 285-1566
Fax: (304) 285-1564
Email: rreardon@fs.fed.us

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