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Tree crown deaths over winter 2010: the effects of frost on marri and jarrah

Matusick, G., Ruthrof, K. and Hardy, G. (2011) Tree crown deaths over winter 2010: the effects of frost on marri and jarrah. Research Findings 2011: Bulletin No. 4 .

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    Abstract

    In July 2010, scientists and community became aware of alarming changes to tree crown health within pockets of marri (Corymbia calophylla) and jarrah (Eucalyptus marginata)-dominated forest. Severe shoot and foliage mortality was reported throughout large porti ons of the north-western jarrah forest, with marri suffering foliage dieback on the crown periphery and jarrah leaves first turning distinctly purple in colour prior to dying and shedding.

    Publication Type: Others
    Murdoch Affiliation: Centre of Excellence for Climate Change and Forest and Woodland Health
    Publisher: Centre of Excellence for Climate Change and Forest and Woodland Health
    URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/8252
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