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Phytophthora ramorum, a fungus-like pathogen, can infect the leaves of many different plants, but rarely kills them.
On oak

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White pine blister rust is a fungus that greatly affects the branches and trunks of white pine trees. 

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This activity helps students explore the consequences of ecosystem disturbances both manmade and

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Lesson Summary

This activity helps students explore the connections between and among living and

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 What is a Healthy Forest was developed by the University of Florida's School of Forest Resources &

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How to Eat a Tree was developed by the University of Florida's School of Forest Resources &

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How to Eat a Forest – Southern Pine Beetle Style was developed by the University of Florida's School

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A Bug’s Life – Exploring the Mountain Pine Beetle was created by Natural Resources Canada and the

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This activity was developed by Water Rocks! An award-winning youth education campaign that fosters

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Non-Native Invasive Species Learning Kit 1: Get a Grip on Biodiversity was created by the U.S

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This Student Activity Guide was created by BEETLES, Science and Teaching for Field Instructors.

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