Western corn rootworm: fact sheet

Western corn rootworm was detected for the first time in the Fraser Valley in 2016.

This fact sheet provides information on identification and monitoring. It outlines the lifecycle of western corn rootworm, risk factors that contribute to likelihood of presence of the pest, and suitable management practices.

This resource was developed as part of a fact sheet series, following a process to inventory, analyze and prioritize pest threats for agriculture in the Fraser Valley.

Downloads

Fact Sheet - Western Corn Rootworm - 2018

956 KB, pdf