Cold Snap Knocks Out Some Invasive Insects

11:48 minutes

Colder winter weather may have you bundling up, but it can be really bad news for some invasive insects. Research biologist Rob Venette discusses which invasive insects may not make it through the winter and how climate change has affected their distribution.

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Rob Venette

Rob Venette is a research biologist at the U.S. Forest Service in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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