ERIC Number: EJ456401
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Islands of Chestnut Trees Castanea dentata (Marsh) Borkh.
Surrarrer, T. C.; Laurence, J. C.
American Biology Teacher, v54 n5 p286-89 May 1992
The purpose of this article is to emphasize the importance of conserving the genetic pool of the American chestnut stock. Readers are encouraged to seek sprouts and plant them in islands so they can grow and survive. The authors describe the diseases that have effected the chestnut tree. (PR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
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