Priority conifer pests and pathogens

Major forest health factors in B.C. include insects, diseases, wildlife damage and many abiotic factors such as drought, wildfire, flooding and windthrow. Forest health factors can cause extensive damage and require management to minimize the impacts to B.C.’s forests.

This section includes information about the biology and possible management of major forest health factors, including but not limited to:

Identify and learn more about common forest pests:

FHPiccollage containing a beetle, a forest, a airplane, a dead forest and a cross section of wood.