Research to develop scale management tactics on ornamental trees.
The biological control of aphids and thrips using banker plant systems.
Research about the biology of cankerworms in order to improve management in urban trees.
Improving monitoring and IPM of daylily leafminers for homeowners, landscapers, and nursery operators.
The effects of urbanization on native bee communities and on honey bee stress and immune function.
Understanding how Hurricane Sandy changed ground-dwelling and tree-dwelling arthropod communities and services in New York City.
Research to better understand how water stress and availability influence species interactions and plant condition in urban systems.