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ts on arthropod abundance in general, and natural enemies in particular, were found. Bt crops have become a valuable component of IPM by contributing to natural enemy conservation while at the same time protecting the crops from targeted pests. Overall, the assessment and testing approaches developed by the team will enhance the robustness and rigor of risk assessment and thus increase the environmental safety of Bt crops and other novel transgenic crops in the future.

HENRY & SYLVIA RICHARDSON RESEARCH GRANTThis grant provides research funds to postdoctoral ESA members who have at least one year of promising work experience, are undertaking research in selected areas, and have demonstrated a high level of scholarship. Dr. Doo-Hyung Lee is a postdoctoral research associate at USDA-ARS, Appalachian Fruit Research Station (AFRS), Kearneysville, WV. Doo-Hyung received his undergraduate degree in agricultural biology from Korea University and his master's degree in bioresource and ecology under the guidance of Dr. Kijong Cho at the same university. His master's project focused on developing mathematical models of spatial distributions and interactions among insect pest populations in greenhouse systems. Doo-Hyung received his PhD in entomology from Cornell University under the guidance of Drs. Jan Nyrop and John Sanderson. His dissertation research examined how habitat structures and non-consumptive predator effects could affect resource use patterns by herbivorous pests and its implications for pest management. Doo-Hyung joined Dr. Tracy Leskey's lab at AFRS in November, 2011 as a postdoctoral researcher where he studies the overwintering and dispersal ecology of the invasive brown marmorated stink bug, and he applies this knowledge to enhance management tactics for this destructive pest in agricultural ecosystems. He is also very enthusiastic with extension and outreach programs and delivers research findings to the scientific and public communities us

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