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WSU Puyallup Ornamental Plant Pathology

Development of a Community-based Monitoring Program for Invasive Phytophthora Species in Western Washington Streams

Thursday, August 27 2009

8:30 – 9:00 am. Registration.

9:00 – 9:15 am. Introductions and discussion of objectives/goals. Gary Chastagner and Marianne Elliott,WSU Puyallup

9:15 – 10:15 am. Overview of SOD in California and stream monitoring in Northern CA. Dave Rizzo, UC Davis (pdf, 16.5 mb)

10:15-10:30 am.Break

10:30-11:00 am. The national SOD stream monitoring program. Steve Oak, USDA Forest Service, Asheville, NC (pdf, 4 mb)

11:00-11:20 am. Monitoring for P. ramorum in WA nurseries. Cindy Cooper, WSDA (pdf, 7 mb)

11:20 – Noon. Stream monitoring for P. ramorum in western Washington. Karen Ripley, WA DNR (pdf, 6 mb)

Noon – 1:00 pm. Lunch (provided)

1:00-2:00 pm. Panel Discussion – Gary Chastagner moderator

2:00-2:30 pm. Stakeholder discussion (forestry, nursery association, compost/greenwaste, others)

2:30-3:00 pm. Establishment of a working group to write proposal – WSU


Contact: Gary Chastagner, 253-445-4528 | WSU Puyallup Research & Extension Center, 2606 West Pioneer, Puyallup, WA, 98371-4998 USA
Last updated January 2, 2013