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Dr. Igor Lacan

Bay Area Environmental Horticulture and Urban Forestry Advisor
Cooperative Extension San Mateo-San Francisco Counties
1500 Purisima Creek Road
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
ilacan@ucanr.edu Create VCard

Also in:
Santa Clara County
Contra Costa County
Alameda County



Ph.D. Urban Forestry, University of California, Berkeley. 2007
M.S. Aquatic Ecology, University of California, Berkeley. 2000
B.S. Applied Ecology, University of California, Berkeley. 1997


Urban Forestry

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Peer Reviewed

  • Downer, Arthur James; Lacan, Igor (2020). Armillaria Root Rot UC IPM Pest Note. UC IPM Pest Notes.K. Windbiel-Rojas, A. Sutherland and B. Messenger-Sikes. UC ANR. 74171.
  • McBride, Joe; Lacan, Igor (2018). The impact of climate-change induced temperature increases on the suitability of street tree species in California (USA) cities. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening. 34, 348-356. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1618866718300013
  • Lacan, Igor; Wilen, Cheryl A; Roncoroni, John A (2017). Using Herbicides Safely Around Trees. UC IPM Green Bulletin.K. Windbiel-Rojas. Davis, UC ANR. May 2017, 4-6.
  • Lacan, Igor; Resh, Vincent (2016). A case study in integrated management: Sacramento–San Joaquin Rivers and Delta of California, USA. Ecohydrology & Hydrobiology. 16, 215-228.
  • Lacan, Igor (2016). When Monitoring Is the Best Action - The Case of Two “Flux Diseases”. UC IPM Green Bulletin.K. Windbiel-Rojas. Davis, UC ANR. 6:2, 2-7. August.
  • Laćan, Igor (2014) The Good Side of Pruning. UC IPM Green Bulletin 4, 4-5
  • Laćan, Igor; Seybold, Steven (2014) Thousand Cankers Disease of Walnuts. UC IPM Green Bulletin 4, 2-3
  • Laćan, Igor (2013) Pruning and Tree Physiology: The Bad and The Ugly. UC IPM Green Bulletin 4, 5-6

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