Here is a short version story with an interview I did last week on NPR regarding laurel wilt in the Everglades.
Our work with Florida torreya continues, but many questions remain.
Here is a nice article and editorial written by the Seminole chairman, Jim Billie in the Seminole Tribune about laurel wilt. Our research efforts are mentioned in the article.
Our lab has been working on Diplodia cankers of oak caused by D. corticola and D. quercivora. Here is a new paper on the role of D. corticola in decline of Holm oak (Quercus ilex) in Europe.
Check out this story..
Photo credits: T.A.Mousseau & A.P. Møller for Smithsonian.com