Students with mobile devicesUConn Today reported on the emerald ash borer and its effect on the UConn Forest. It quoted Associate Extension Professor Tom Worthley from the Department of Extension in Middlesex County.

The Daily Campus quoted Associate Cooperative Extension Educator Michael Dietz in an article about UConn and water conservation. Ditez is part of the Department of Extension in Middlesex County.

The Daily Campus ran an article about the gypsy moth population on the Storrs campus. It was one of the worst summers for UConn with some trees becoming defoliated, according to Assistant Extension Professor Ana Legrand. Legrand is on the faculty of plant science and landscape architecture.

WTNH News announced that UConn Extension is inviting Connecticut residents to conserve water by joining the 40 Gallon Challenge. In the Challenge, usage would be reduced by 40 gallons of water per person each day.

By Patsy Evans