De Beer, Z. Wilhelm; Wingfield, Michael J.; Roux, Jolanda; Nkuekam, Gilbert Kamgan(Springer, 2012-05)
Fungi in the Ophiostomatales include important
pathogens of trees as well as agents of wood stain, reducing
the economic value of timber. They rely on insects, such as
bark beetles, for dispersal and are commonly ...
Stoffberg, Gerrit Hennie(University of Pretoria, 2010-03-29)
This study focuses on certain urban forestry aspects of the City of Tshwane (previously Pretoria) and in particular that of growth rate and carbon sequestration estimates of street trees with the aim of quantification of ...
Coutinho, Teresa A.; Mitchell, R.G. (Richard Glen); Wingfield, Michael J.; Steenkamp, Emma Theodora; Hodge, G.R.(Springer, 2012-07)
The increasing threats from pests and diseases demand that the South African
forest industry explores options to deploy alternative pine species in plantation development.
This is especially true for species, such as ...