Walker A. JONES
Director, Supervisory Research Entomologist
Research projects at EBCL:
Foreign exploration, discovery, identification, and nontarget testing of new natural enemies of the invasive weeds, swallow-worts: Vincitoxicum spp., and the pest insects, vine mealy bug and Lygus bugs.
Areas of scientific interest:
In addition to biological control of pest insects and weeds: ecology and behavior of
insect egg parasitoids, bionomics of the Heteroptera, pathogen - parasitoid interactions.
Over thirty years conducting research on non-chemical methods of pest insect and weed management in soybean, cotton, vegetable and forage crop production, both in the U.S. and abroad.
Fishing, motorcycling, racquetball.