Neonics in our neighbourhoods?

Neonics in our neighbourhoods?

What are the dangers of using neonics to combat the chafer beetle?

Why Are Crows Ruining My Lawn! (a.k.a. Living with European Chafer Beetle in Vancouver)
Adult European chafer beetle, (Image courtesy of Mike Reding & Betsy Anderson, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org)

Why Are Crows Ruining My Lawn! (a.k.a. Living with European Chafer Beetle in Vancouver)

Kerrie van Gaalen, one of UBC Botanical Garden’s staff members has written a helpful and informative article on on European Chafer Beetles and how to combat them.

Celebrating the Garden’s 100th anniversary

Celebrating the Garden’s 100th anniversary

UBC Botanical Garden kicked off the celebrations of its centennial anniversary among the blooms of spring and heavy rain.