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White Pine Blister Rust

White pine blister rust - Invasive.orgScientific name: Cronartium ribicola A. Dietr. (ITIS; name is accepted but unverified)

Common name: White pine blister rust

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Native To: Asia (Maloy 2001)

Date of U.S. Introduction: Around 1900 (Maloy 2001)

Means of Introduction: Accidentally introduced on white pine seedlings imported from Europe (Maloy 2001)

Impact: Fungal disease of five-needle (white) pines (Maloy 2001)

Current U.S. Distribution: Northeastern U.S., Appalachian region, Great Lakes region, Pacific Northwest, and Rocky Mountain region

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Partnership

Invasive Plant Atlas of the United States - White Pine Blister Rust
University of Georgia. Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.

White Pine Blister Rust - Cronartium ribicola J.C. Fisch
Nature Conservancy. Don't Move Firewood.

Invasive Species Compendium - Cronartium ribicola
CAB International.

Global Invasive Species Database - Cronartium ribicola (fungus)
World Conservation Union. Invasive Species Specialist Group.

Government

Managing for Healthy White Pine Ecosystems in the United States to Reduce the Impacts of White Pine Blister Rust (2003; PDF | 8.00 MB)
USDA. Forest Service.

How to Identify White Pine Blister Rust and Remove Cankers
USDA. FS. North Central Research Station.

White Pine Blister Rust - Forest Disease Management Notes (PDF | 60 KB)
USDA. FS. Pacific Northwest Region.

White Pine Blister Rust - Common Tree Diseases of British Columbia
Natural Resources Canada. Pacific Forestry Centre. Forestry Development.

White pine blister rust
Natural Resources Canada and Canadian Food Inspection Agency. Forest Invasive Alien Species.

State

Tree Notes - White Pine Blister Rust in California (2003; PDF | 560 KB)
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.

Forester Forums - White Pine Blister Rust (Sep 2014; PDF | 1.42 MB)
Idaho Department of Lands.

White Pine Blister Rust
Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry. Maine Forest Service.

Academic

Fact Sheet: White Pine Blister Rust on Currants and Gooseberries (PDF | 316 KB)
Ohio State University Extension.

IPM Christmas Tree Production Manual - White Pine Blister Rust (2011; PDF | 277 KB)
Pennsylvania State University. Extension.

Forest Health Notes: White Pine Blister Rust
Washington State University Cooperative Extension. Department of Natural Resources Extension.

Professional

White Pine Blister Rust
American Phytopathological Society.

White Pine Blister Rust (Sep 2001)
Plant Management Network. Plant Health Progress.

Citations

Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Cronartium ribicola. [Accessed Sep 10, 2014].

Maloy, O.C. 2001. White pine blister rust. Plant Health Progress 24 Sep 2001.

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Last Modified: Apr 17, 2015
 
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