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Laurel Wilt - Posters and Presentations

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2009 Posters and Presentations

Posters

 

Presentations

Note: The following slideshows were presented at the 2009 Laurel Wilt Conference held in Savannah, GA, February 27, 2009.

History and Distribution
  • Laurel Wilt in Georgia, James Johnson, Georgia Forestry Commission, Laurel Wilt Conference 27-Feb-09 (Slideshow 2.1 MB).
Ambrosia Beetles - Vector
Disease Cycle / Pathogen
Host Plants
Impact - Ecological Concerns
Management
  • Laurel Wilt Website, Scott Cameron, Laurel Wilt Working Group, Laurel Wilt Conference 27-Feb-09 (Slideshow 1.6 MB).

 


 

2007 Posters and Presentations

Posters

 

Presentations

Note: The following abstracts and slideshows were presented at the Redbay Symposium held on Jekyll Island, January 18-19, 2007.

History and Distribution
  • Redbay Ambrosia Beetle and Laurel Wilt in Georgia: History and Summary
    of Activities - January 2007
    - James Johnson , Georgia Forestry Commission, 1/19/2007 (Abstract,
    43 KB) (Slideshow, 2.6 MB)
  • Redbay Ambrosia Beetle and Laurel Wilt in Florida's Forests - Albert E. Mayfield, III, FL Division of Forestry, 1/19/2007 (Abstract, 12 KB) (Slideshow, 4.4 MB)
  • Redbay Mortality Survey in South Carolina - Andrew Boone for the South Carolina Forestry Commission, 1/19/2007 (Abstract, 12 KB) (Slideshow, 3.6 MB)
Host plants
  • Redbay (Persea borbonia) - Taxonomy & Identification - Kim D. Coder, University of Georgia, 1/19/2007 (Handout)
  • Redbay Germplasm Conservation - Saving the Pieces - Victor Vankus, USDA Forest Service, 1/19/2007 (Slideshow)
Pathogen
  • The Laurel Wilt and Other Ambrosia Fungi, Similarities to the Dutch Elm Disease Cycle, and Management Implications - Thomas C. Harrington, ISU , 1/19/2007 (Slideshow, 1.9 MB)
Ambrosia beetles - Vector
  • Non-native Bark and Ambrosia Beetles - Robert J. Rabaglia, USDA Forest Service , 1/19/2007 (Abstract, 11 KB) (Slideshow, 515 KB)
  • Beetles and Their Emergence Patterns from Dead Redbay Trees - John L. Foltz, University of Florida (retired), 1/19/2007 (Slideshow, 839 KB)
  • Redbay Ambrosia Beetle Biology and Host Attraction - James Hanula, Robert J. Rabaglia, and Stephen W. Fraedrich, USDA Forest Service, 1/19/2007 (Slideshow, 924 KB)
  • Fungal-Ambrosia Beetle Interactions; Influences on Vectoring - Eric Ott, LSU Agricultural Center, 1/19/2007 (Slideshow, 437 KB)
Impact - Ecological Concerns
  • What Forest Compositional Changes Can We Expect Following Redbay Mortality on a Barrier Island? - Rebecca S. Effler and Theron E. Menken, UGA Marine Institute, Sapelo Island, GA, 1/19/2007 (Abstract, 15 KB) (Slideshow, 1.6 MB)
  • What Else Is at Risk from the Redbay Ambrosia Beetle and Laurel Wilt? - Laurie Reid, South Carolina Forestry Commission (Abstract, 12 KB) (Slideshow, 4 MB)
Disease Cycle
  • An Ophiostoma (anamorph = Raffaelea ) species and Xyleborus glabratus Threaten Redbay and Other Members of the Lauraceae Family in the Southeastern USA - Stephen W. Fraedrich, USDA Forest Service, Thomas C. Harrington, Iowa State University, and Robert J. Rabaglia, USDA Forest Service, 1/19/2007 (Abstract, 13 KB) (Slideshow, 3.3 MB)
Management
  • Redbay Ambrosia Beetle Suppression Efforts on Jekyll Island , Georgia , January 2007 - Chip Bates, Georgia Forestry Commission, 1/19/2007 (Abstract, 16 KB)
  • Potential Treatments for Suppression of Xyleborus glabratus Infestation and Laurel Wilt in Persea borbonia (Redbay) - William E. Jones, Paul R. Merten, and Edwin K. Yockey, USDA Forest Service, 1/19/2007 (Abstract) Not currently available.
  • Evaluation of Systemic Fungicides for Preventing Laurel Wilt - Albert E. Mayfield, III, FL Division of Forestry, 1/19/2007 (Abstract, 12 KB) (Slideshow, 192 KB)

 

 

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