Two free webinars on regional monitoring of pests and weather
Sponsored by NEREAP* and the Northeastern IPM Center
To register, and for more information: http://www.northeastipm.org/
WEBINAR 1: Sept. 15, 11 a.m.-12:00 pm
Wide-area Monitoring in the Northeast--What's Happening and How Can You Fit in?
Moderator: Curt Petzoldt, NYS IPM Program
Ed Rajotte, Pennsylvania IPM Program: PA PIPE
Shelby Fleischer, The Pennsylvania State University: Pest Watch
Julie Carroll, Cornell University: NEWA
Brief presentations and ample time to discuss
--How can we better use these monitoring capabilities by working together?
--What kind of system would people want?
--Should we consider a multistate project using new concepts and technologies?
WEBINAR 2: Oct. 19, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Delivery Methods for Wide-area Monitoring in the Northeast
Moderator: Edwin Rajotte, Pennsylvania IPM Program
Art DeGaetano, Cornell University: Northeast Regional Climate Center
Harvey Reissig, Cornell University: Fruit and Vegetable Decision Support Systems on line
Glen Koehler, University of Maine: Orchard Radar
Doug Pfeiffer, Virginia Tech: Information delivery in hand (Smart Phones & PDAs)
*The Northeast Research, Extension, and Academic Programs Committee for IPM
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