By Alex L. Shigo (auth.), Professor Dr. Walter Liese (eds.)
This quantity includes the papers awarded on the consultation on wooden items Pathology in the course of the second overseas Congress on Plant Pathology on tenth - twelfth September 1973 in Minneapolis/USA. the subjects have been handled less than 4 heads, viz. interplay of Microorganisms in the course of wooden Decay, Bacterial Degradation of wooden, Decay of Resistant wooden and Enzymatic Mechanisms of degradation procedure, through a dialogue consultation on Extension: an obli gation of all wooden items Pathologists •. because of the cooperation of the authors all of the papers might be compiled during this quantity. The convention gave an specified hazard to debate intensive the rules of wooden decay via microorganisms from a number of the angles. The chapters provide distinctive details at the present development and difficulties in wooden items pathology. they're as a result accrued jointly during this quantity in order that humans attracted to this box may have quick entry to the cloth and concepts provided. the subject of this consultation, the degradation of wooden by means of fungi and micro organism, has turn into an increasing number of very important over the last years. wooden is the single renewable typical source and uncooked fabric of guy in order that it needs to be preserved opposed to undesirable deterioration. nonetheless, its normal decomposition doesn't bring about any destructive items yet merely to carbondioxide and water. either features were handled during this quantity. Hamburg, March 1975 Walter Liese participants A.F.BRAVERY, development examine institution, Princes Risborough Laboratory, Princes Risborough, U.K.