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Managing Oak Wilt Disease
Oak wilt is a lethal disease that affects all native oak species in the eastern half of the United States. The disease is caused by the fungus, Bretziella fagacearum, which colonizes the vascular...
5/13/20
BHS: Distracted Driving
Distracted driving is a leading cause of the increasing number of auto accidents and the severity of resulting injury and damages. Understanding how to avoid distraction and implementing best driving...
2/11/20
Bartlett: Needle Diseases of Conifers
Needlecast and needle blight are terms applied to a variety of foliage disorders of many coniferous species. These diseases are usually more severe on young trees or on trees growing outside of their...
2/10/20
Bartlett: Sonic Tomography
Sonic tomography, or the use of sound waves to detect decay in trees, is a relatively new technology available to arborists.  This technology uses the differential speed of sound as it moves...
1/15/20
PRE Pairing for Success: Emerging Invasives, Contentious Cultivars, and Common Ground
Meet the science-based, horticultural plant risk analysis tool that is good for business and the environment. Known as PlantRight “PRE” (Plant Risk Evaluator), this 20-question, online...
7/9/17
Sentinel Plant Network
Plant pests and diseases kill millions of trees, both in our neighborhoods and in natural areas. This damage has a negative impact on vital ecosystem services like clean air and water and costs...
6/28/17
Invasive Plant Species Voluntary Codes of Conduct for Botanic Gardens & Arboreta
This document provides a voluntary code of conduct regarding the management of invasive plant species. Learn how to conduct an institution-wide review examining all departments and activities that...
11/30/15

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