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Observatree/IPSN Conference on Tree and Plant Health Early Warning Systems in Europe

23-24 February 2016, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK (Registration open)

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Read all about it – Newsletter released

The team have been busy both within their labs and venturing out to visit others and understand the practice of early detection of tree pests and pathogens. The first project newsletter is now available.

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Learning Platform 2

Early detection Technologies Second Learning Platform took place in October 2015.

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Observatree/IPSN Conference on Tree and Plant Health Early Warning Systems in Europe

23-24 February 2016, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK (Registration open)

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Executive summary of Annual report

Read a summary of work completed in the first year of the project from April 2014 to March 2015.

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New Approaches for the Early Detection of Tree Health Pests and Pathogens

Starting in 2014, this project brings together an interdisciplinary team of researchers, from across the UK, with the aim of developing better early detection methods that will help us protect our plants and trees from alien pests and pathogens.

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The Future of Tree Health

NERC Plant Earth Article, 'The Future of Tree Health', 29/05/2015

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Tree Health and Plant Biosecurity Inititive projects

Find out more about the different Tree Health and Plant Biosecurity Initiative projects.

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