Phytophthora ramorum in Japanese larch

30 March 2011

What was the event?

This seminar provided an opportunity to hear the latest information on Phytophthora ramorum infection of Japanese larch. Speakers explained the current situation in the UK, the science of the disease, the relevant plant health legislation, biosecurity requirements, and the current situation in Scotland.

Dr Joan Webber of Forest Research spoke on "The science of the disease".

Seminar details and programme (PDF-736K)

Presentations:

Who was the event suitable for?

Forestry Managers and anyone with a responsibility for trees in our countryside (e.g. farmers, local authorities etc).

Where did the event take place?

The Royal Hotel
Argyll Square
Oban
PA34 4BE

Contact

For further information contact:

Jane Campbell
ALGO Business Centre
Glenearn Road
Perth
PH2 0NJ

Email: panda.cons@forestry.gsi.gov.uk
Tel: 01738 450782