Keeping woodlands in Wales and Ireland healthy

The Partners

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Forest Research in Wales, based in Aberystwyth, is lead partner and provides expertise on pest risk analysis, monitoring and Integrated Pest Management.

The National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Departments of Biology and Geography (ICARUS), specialises in use of entomopathogenic nematodes for pest control and prediction and adaptation strategies for a range of climate change scenarios.

Swansea University (SU) Department of Pure and Applied Ecology, hasconsiderable expertise on the use of fungal BCAs for pest management, with particular emphasis on integrated use either singly or through use of multiple agents.

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