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New turf for gypsy moth; there's more at risk downrangeAuthor(s): David A. Gansner; Owen W. Herrick; Paul S. DeBald; Jesus A. Cota
Source: Res. Pap. NE-519. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiement Station. 4p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionData collected from 600 field plots in central Pennsylvania forests threatened by gypsy moth point to a greater potential for damage downrange. Though greater than in the Poconos, losses are not expected to be spectacular. Still, some forest landowners will suffer heavy tree mortality to the pest.
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CitationGansner, David A.; Herrick, Owen W.; DeBald, Paul S.; Cota, Jesus A. 1983. New turf for gypsy moth; there''s more at risk downrange. Res. Pap. NE-519. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiement Station. 4p.
KeywordsRisk rating, damage assessment, multiple regression analysis
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