Of pests, disease and climate change: Oak in the 21st century

February 19, 2019 @ 7:45 pm – 9:30 pm
Pangbourne Village Hall
6 Station Rd
Pangbourne, Reading RG8 7AN
Reading and District Natural History Society

Dr Karsten Schonrogge (CEH) will be presenting “Of pests, disease and climate change: Oak in the 21st century”

Trees and forests are and will be subject to sources of stress, such as climate change, pests and diseases which are forecast to increase in the future. I will summarise some of the current research aiming to mitigate such impacts with a focus on oak health research at CEH. Joint meeting with BBOWT.

Visitors welcome (£3 charge). Members are invited to bring exhibits and share their observations at all meetings. Annual membership £15.00, £20.00 per family. Joining form on website: www.rdnhs.org.uk, or pay at a meeting.

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