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New PublicationsJune 5, 2001

New Publications

Forest Tent Caterpillar in the Upper Midwest is a 4-page Forest Service brochure (NA-PR-02-01) that includes 9 colored pictures and sections on identification, life history, natural controls, impact on trees, applied control, and additional informational assistance on this forest insect. It is available on their web site

Forest Tent Caterpillars in Minnesota is a 4-page UM Extension Service brochure (FO-7563-B, 2000) that includes 2 black and white pictures, life cycle, description of food plants, damage, nuisance behavior, management on the home landscape, and insecticide recommendations for homeowners and tree care professionals for this insect pest. It is available from your county's Extension Service office, their main Distribution Center at 800-876-8636, or from their web site, at