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|A native fungus takes on an exotic and aggressive tree species|
Working with the Wayne National Forest and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Forest Service scientists are studying a native fungus and ...
|Biocontrol Agent for the Invasive Ailanthus Tree To Be Tested|
Forest Service scientists are studying a North American fungus that selectively kills ailanthus trees. Test sites were selected in Ohio forests ...
|Destructive Emerald Ash Borer Pest Provides Science Learning Opportunity for Kids|
This effort has led to the development of a week-long EAB curriculum that gives kids hands-on experience with the process of science while doing ...
|Fungus Looks Like Promising Weapon Against Invasive Tree|
Forest Service scientists are studying a North American fungus that selectively kills ailanthus trees. Preliminary tests of other Ohio native tr ...
|Monitoring of the Invasive Tree, Ailanthus, Takes Flight Over Ohio Forests|
Ailanthus altissima, a rapidly growing invasive non-native tree, is spreading into many forested landscapes in the eastern United States and dis ...
|Persistence of Ailanthus Seeds in Forest Floor Seed Bank|
Ailanthus is an aggressive non-native invader of mixed hardwood forests, where it can outcompete native vegetation, including both trees and oth ...
Resource Management and Use
|Possible Biocontrol Agent for the Invasive Ailanthus Tree Is Tested|
Forest Service scientists from the agency’s Northern Research Station are studying a native fungus and find that it kills ailanthus (tree-of-h ...
|Woodpeckers Capitalize on an Invasive Forest Pest|
Emerald ash borer, an invasive beetle that kills ash trees, is eaten by bark-foraging birds like woodpeckers. Forest Service scientists and par ...