Dothistroma needle blight, weather and possible climatic triggers for the disease's recent emergence.

  title={Dothistroma needle blight, weather and possible climatic triggers for the disease's recent emergence.},
  author={Alex J. Woods and Jorge Mart{\'i}n-Garc{\'i}a and Lindsay S. Bulman and Marta W. Vasconcelos and Johanna Boberg and Nicola La Porta and Hernan Peredo and Gaston Vergara and Rodrigo Ahumada and A. V. Brown and Julio Javier Diez},
  journal={Forest Pathology},
Summary Dothistroma needle blight (DNB), caused by the two fungi Dothistroma septosporum and D. pini, is a major disease of pines with a worldwide distribution. Increases in the incidence and severity of disease in areas where the disease has long been established and notable range expansions have both recently been observed. The aim of this review was to assess the relationship between DNB, weather factors and climate to better understand possible underlying causes of this recent… 

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