Publications and Resources

A range of publications will be made available as the ‘Healthy trees, healthy future’ programme progresses.

Keep informed
Our biannual newsletter will keep you up to date throughout the duration of the programme.

HTHF News Issue Eight, February 2018
HTHF News Issue Seven, June 2017
HTHF News Issue Six, December 2016
HTHF News Issue Five, March 2016
HTHF News Issue Four, September 2015
HTHF News Issue Three, March 2015
HTHF News Issue Two, December 2014
HTHF News Issue One, September 2014

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Programme publications
‘Healthy trees, healthy future’ Overview
Tackling Crown Rot in Apples
Combating Red Needle Cast
Understanding Kauri Dieback

Other HTHF articles can be found here.

Science publications

Donaldson, L., and Williams, N. (2018). Imaging and Spectroscopy of Natural Fluorophores in Pine Needles. Plants, 7(1), 10.

Wakelin, S. A., Gomez-Gallego, M., Jones, E., Smaill, S., Lear, G., & Lambie, S. (2018). Climate change induced drought impacts on plant diseases in New Zealand. Australasian Plant Pathology, 1-14.

Brar, S., Tabima, J. F., McDougal, R. L., Dupont, P. Y., Feau, N., Hamelin, R. C., Panda, P., LeBoldus, J. M., Grünwald, N. J., Hansen, E. M., Bradshaw, R. E., & Williams, N. M. (2017). Genetic diversity of Phytophthora pluvialis, a pathogen of conifers, in New Zealand and the west coast of the United States of America. Plant Pathology. doi:10.1111/ppa.12812

Gómez-Gallego, M., Bader, M. K.-F., Scott, P. M., Leuzinger, S., & Williams, N. M. (2017). Phytophthora pluvialis Studies on Douglas-fir Require Swiss Needle Cast Suppression. Plant Disease, 101(7), 1259-1262. doi:10.1094/pdis-12-16-1738-re

D.J. Studholme, R.L. McDougal, C. Sambles, E. Hansen, G. Hardy, M. Grant, R.J. Ganley, and N.M. Williams (2016) Genome sequences of six Phytophthora species associated with forests in New Zealand Genom Data. 2016 Mar; 7: 54–56. Published online 2015 Nov 22. doi:  10.1016/j.gdata.2015.11.015

Ganley, R. J., Williams, N. M., Rolando, C. A., Hood, I. A., Dungey, H. S., Beets, P. N., & Bulman, L. S. (2014). Management of red needle cast, caused by Phytophthora pluvialis, a new disease of radiata pine in New Zealand. New Zealand Plant Protection, 67, 48-53.

Pawson, S., Williams, N., Gear, I., & Armstrong, J. (2014). Reducing biosecurity business risks for logs and timber. New Zealand Journal of Forestry, 59(2), 22-28.

Scott, P. M., & Williams, N. M. (2014). Phytophthora diseases in New Zealand forests. New Zealand Journal of Forestry, 59(2), 14-21.