Landscape epidemiology of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in central California

@article{PadgettFlohr2010LandscapeEO,
  title={Landscape epidemiology of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in central California},
  author={Gretchen Elizabeth Padgett-Flohr and Robert L. Hopkins},
  journal={Ecography},
  year={2010},
  volume={33},
  pages={688-697}
}
Amphibian chytridiomycosis (caused by Batrachochytrium dendrobatis, Bd) was first identified in 1998 and has since been implicated in numerous amphibian declines worldwide. Most researchers have since investigated broad-scale geographic and taxonomic occurrences of the pathogen in tropical lotic or cool montane systems. In this study, we analyzed how environmental factors, land use practices, and landscape structure may affect the dynamics of the pathogen's distribution in a landscape dominated… Expand

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