New summary of mangrove die-off research

Recently we posted about bringing our mangrove disease research into the classroom. In addition to bringing field and lab skills into the classroom, we also developed a blog post for students to read and analyze as an addition to the mangrove education curriculum developed by Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation.  You can check […]

By | 2017-12-01T14:01:50-04:00 April 25th, 2017|Categories: Education, Mangroves and Creeks|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on New summary of mangrove die-off research

A closer look at a mangrove die-off

The first day of the 7th biennial ASAC meeting has come to an end! Here is a link to the talk about the mangrove die-off in The Marls: A closer look at a mangrove die-off

We will post more talks and posters from ASAC as they come in so stay tuned!

By | 2016-02-04T10:05:46-04:00 January 7th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Mangroves and Creeks, The Marls|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on A closer look at a mangrove die-off

Infected Mangrove Leaves

The first inoculation trial was successful in that we were able to re-isolate the fungus (Pestalotiopsis) we infected leaves with from small, developing lesions. The second trial is underway and as you can see from the feature image, we are seeing similar lesion symptoms we see in the field in the lab. We have to re-isolate from this lesion […]

By | 2017-12-01T14:01:58-04:00 November 19th, 2015|Categories: Mangroves and Creeks, The Marls|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Infected Mangrove Leaves