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Resources for Learning About Sudden Oak Death

October 01, 2006 by Sue Rosenthal

WEBSITES California Oak Mortality Task Force or This is the most comprehensive source of information for the general ...

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What Gardeners Should Know About Sudden Oak Death

October 01, 2006 by Frederique Lavoipierre

Suggestions for how gardeners can help prevent the spread of the pathogen that causes Sudden Oak Death.

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Disappearance of Native Oaks in the Bay Area

July 01, 2004 by Christine Sculati

Although solidly rooted in California’s natural and cultural history, our native oaks are disappearing at an alarming rate. The loss ...

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The Essential Tree

October 01, 2003 by Gordy Slack

It's almost impossible to imagine the California landscape without oak woodlands. But this most familiar and prolific habitat faces a number of serious threats, including unchecked suburban development and Sudden Oak Death. Fortunately, many parks in the Bay Area, including those of the East Bay Regional Parks, offer welcome refuge for a variety of oak woodlands.

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Confronting Sudden Oak Death

October 01, 2003 by Sue Rosenthal

Although the disease is popularly known as Sudden Oak Death, the funguslike organism that causes it, Phytophthora ramorum, is also ...

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Sudden Oak Death Update, Oak Art Benefit

October 01, 2002 by Sara Marcellino

The aggressive pathogen Phytophthora ramorum that causes Sudden Oak Death (SOD) continues to spread, adversely affecting more and more oak ...

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Sudden Oak Death Update

October 01, 2001 by Marilyn Smulyan

A lot has happened in the battle against Sudden Oak Death (SOD) since Bay Nature reported on it in January. ...

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Sudden Oak Death Introduction

January 01, 2001 by Marilyn Smulyan

In five coastal counties of central and northern California, thousands of oak trees are dying. The cause of this increased ...

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