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RM-GTR-129: Diseases of trees in the Great Plains
Riffle, Jerry W.; Peterson, Glenn W., tech. coords. Diseases of trees in the Great Plains. 1986. Gen. Tech. Rep. RM-GTR-129. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station.149 p.
Hosts, distribution, symptoms and signs, disease cycle, and control measures are described for 46 hardwood and 15 conifer diseases. Diseases in which abiotic agents are contributory factors also are described. Color and black-and-white illustrations that stress diagnosis and control are provided. A glossary of technical terms and indexes to hosts, pathogens, and insect vectors also are included.
Keywords: tree diseases, forest pathology, Great Plains, windbreaks
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Diseases of trees in the Great Plains
Electronic Publish Date: February 17, 2004
Last Update: August 24, 2012
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