Britain’s Ash forests face extinction – but a tree named Betty could save them

Stephen Woodward, Eric Boa

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Abstract

Ash dieback is back in the news, even though it never really went away. The first confirmed reports were from a few woodlands in East Anglia in late 2012, and urgent surveys soon established a much wider distribution in other parts of England as well as Scotland and Wales. Since then, the disease has spread relentlessly and few areas with ash appear unaffected.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
PublisherThe Conversation UK
Publication statusPublished - 26 Apr 2016

Keywords

  • Biodiversity
  • Invasive species
  • Trees
  • Fungus
  • Ash dieback
  • Tree pests

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Britain’s Ash forests face extinction – but a tree named Betty could save them'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this