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201. The Ecological Impact of Ash Dieback

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Ash dieback is a serious disease of ash trees caused by the fungus Chalara fraxinea (C. fraxinea) (it has since been renamed but it is OK just to describe it as Chalara). The disease causes leaf loss, crown dieback and bark lesions and is
usually fatal. This Environmental Studies Factsheet explains:
• Government monitoring.
• Ecological impacts.
• Management scenarios.
• Effects on succession.

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April 2015

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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