UPDATE: The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), working in coordination with California agricultural officials, has declared the Red Palm Weevil eradicated from the Laguna Beach area of Orange County.
PRESS RELEASE (1/30/15)
Orange County Entomologist Nick Nisson gives a status report on the Red Palm Weevil pest threat to California's beloved and iconic palm trees and the date palm industry.
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