TITLE

Forest health report

AUTHOR(S)
Hocking, Denis
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
New Zealand Tree Grower;May2007, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers forest health news from New Zealand as of May 1, 2007. There is ongoing research and practical management work being undertaken to counter nectria, a disease that afflicts radiata pine. Biosecurity agencies report that the population of painted apple moth, Teia anartoides, in western Auckland has been eradicated. Dean Satchell continues his work on breeding Cleobora mellyi, a useful pest predator, sourcing the bug from an established population in the Marlborough Sounds.
ACCESSION #
25400182

 

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