Is habitat restoration actually killing plants in the California wildlands?

New work by a University of California, Berkeley team shows for the first time just how widespread and deadly the threat of pathogens from restoration nurseries may be to natural forests. The team surveyed five native plant nurseries in Northern California and found that four harbored exotic, or non-native, Phytophthora pathogens. New management techniques, coupled with new methods for detecting pathogens, can help these nurseries limit the spread of exotic pathogens into the wild.

Is habitat restoration actually killing plants in the California wildlands?

In 2014, plant biologists with the California Department of Agriculture reported an alarming discovery: native wildflowers and herbs, grown in nurseries and then planted in ecological restoration ...

Wed 2 Jan 19 from Phys.org

Is habitat restoration actually killing plants in the California wildlands?, Thu 3 Jan 19 from Science Blog

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