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Biodiversity, Conservation and Wildlife: Pests and Diseases

Ash Dieback

Website: www.forestry.gov.uk/chalara

See also:
Living Ash Project British Ash Genome Project

Asian Longhorn Beetle

Website: www.forestry.gov.uk/forestry/HCOU-4U4J45

Horse Chestnut Diseases

Bleeding canker - www.forestresearch.gov.uk/fr/INFD-6KYBGV
Leaf Miner - www.forestresearch.gov.uk/fr/INFD-68JJRC

Oak Processionary Moth

Website: www.forestry.gov.uk/oakprocessionarymoth

An outbreak of OPM in Sulham Woods has been treated with the biological control Bt (Bacillus thuringiensis), for background information regarding this control see www.entomology.wisc.edu/mbcn/fea207.html

Observatree

Website: www.observatree.org.uk

Monitoring tree health

Last Updated: 28 August 2017 23:46