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Regeneration concerns in areas impacted by sudden oak death

Author(s):

Douglas D. McCreary

Year:

2005

Publication type:

Other

Primary Station(s):

Northern Research Station

Historical Station(s):

North Central Research Station

Source:

In: Weigel, D.R.; Van Sambeek, J.W.; Michler, C.H., eds. Ninth workshop on seedling physiology and growth problems in oak plantings. 2004 October 18-20; West Lafayette, IN. Gen. Tech. Rep. NC-262. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Research Station: 14.

Description

Sudden Oak Death (SOD) is a new disease affecting several oak (Quercus spp.) species in California. It is caused by Phytophthora ramorum, a fungus-like water mold that causes bark cankers that girdles and kills mature trees.

Citation

McCreary, Douglas D. 2005. Regeneration concerns in areas impacted by sudden oak death. In: Weigel, D.R.; Van Sambeek, J.W.; Michler, C.H., eds. Ninth workshop on seedling physiology and growth problems in oak plantings. 2004 October 18-20; West Lafayette, IN. Gen. Tech. Rep. NC-262. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Research Station: 14.

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