Kier Klepzig

Kier  Klepzig
Kier Klepzig 
Name: Kier Klepzig 
Title: Assistant Director -- Threats to Forest Health
Unit: Station Headquarters - Asheville, NC (HQ)
AD Unit - Threats
Phone: 828-257-4307
Fax: 828-257-4313
E-Mail: kklepzig@fs.fed.us

 

Location Information

Mailing
Address:
USDA-Forest Service
Station Headquarters

200 W.T. Weaver Blvd
Asheville, NC 28804
Shipping
Address:
Same
,  
Location
Phone:
828-257-4832

 

Research Information

Education:

1986 B.S. - Biology and Reclamation. University of Wisconsin-Platteville
1989 1989 M.S. - Entomology and Plant Pathology. University of Wisconsin-Madiso
1994 Ph.D. - Entomology and Plant Pathology. University of Wisconsin-Madison

Current Research:

Ecology of microbial and anthropod associates of southern pine beetle; association of fungal root pathogens and their insect vectors with management practices in southern pines.
Research Expertise:
Ecology of microbial and anthropod associates of southern pine beetle and invasive insects.

Collaborative Research:

Effects of atmospheric pollutants on tree susceptibility to saprogenic fungi; ecology of microbial symbionts of bark beetles; alternative control strategies for bark beetles and their associated fungi.

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