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Hunters find giant spruce burl; burls' cause a mystery

...tree species, no one knows what causes burls on Sitka spruce trees, said Forest Service research forest pathologist Paul Hennon."On spruce, the short answer is that we don't know," Hennon wrote in an email. "Something initially triggers...
On the Trails: Findings on the North Douglas rainforest trail

...belts are only a few inches wide but others may be a foot or more in width. According to the forest pathologists (Paul Hennon and Robin Mulvey) at the Forestry Sciences Lab, these areas have been infected by the so-called rough-bark fungus...
USFS researcher: Warming may shift climate areas north

...Forest Service researcher said in a lecture at University of Alaska Southeast Tuesday night.Research Forest Pathologist Paul Hennon said growing conditions may become more favorable north and westward of the current distribution for trees like Western...
Troubled Trees

...often used by engineers for hardy structures such as bridges and building beams, said U.S. Forest Service scientist Paul Hennon. Hennon, who is based in Juneau, has done considerable research into the decline in Alaska's yellow cedar stands...
Yellow-cedar are dying in Alaska: Scientists now know why

...that occurs during cold weather in late winter and early spring, but only when snow is not present on the ground," Paul Hennon said.Hennon works as a scientist at the Pacific Northwest Research Station in Juneau and is co-lead of a synthesis...
$10 million forest lab receives funding

...their research purpose." The lab will make projects such as growing fungus and counting tree rings easier, said Dr. Paul Hennon, a research pathologist studying tree disease. A staff of about 20, including six scientists, worked in a building...
Petersburg Invitational Swimming and Diving Results

...Chandler; Trani, Reba), 2:25.93. Boys - 1, Juneau-Douglas High School 'A' (Kreuzenstein, Jake; Hughes, Paul; Hennon, Tyler; Fishel, Kirk), 1:47.58. 2, Juneau-Douglas High School 'B' (Wagner, John; Hughes, Aaron...
Around Town

...Public Nature Series: "A Tale of Two Cedars: Life and Death of Cedar Trees in Southeast Alaska" by research scientist Paul Hennon, 7:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Library room 112. Doors open at 7 p.m. Sponsored by Juneau...
Around Town

...Survival in a Changing Climate" fireside chat, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Presented by Paul Hennon and Mark Schultz. Details: 789-0097. Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175...
Those tree pests won't be around forever give out the information on our radio show. Elisabeth Quadra, the University Extension Service Pest Scout, and Paul Hennon, a Forest Sciences Laboratory Pathologist, reassuringly gave some perspective to the matter. Two causes are acting...


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