American Chestnut

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Title Author Year
Phenology, cold injury and growth of American chestnut in a Range-Wide provenance testSchaberg, Paul G.; Murakami, Paula F.; Collins, Kendra M.; Hansen, Christopher F.; Hawley, Gary J.2022
Preferences of avian seed-hoarders in advance of potential American chestnut reintroductionWright, James R.; Matthews, Stephen N.; Pinchot, Cornelia C.; Tonra, Christopher M.2022
Progeny test: assessing the influence of genetics and the environment on American chestnut at its northern range limitSchaberg, Paul G.; Murakami, Paula F.; Collins, Kendra M.2022
Restoring a keystone tree species for the future: American chestnut assisted migration plantings in an adaptive silviculture experimentClark, Peter W.; Freeman, Alissa J.; D'Amato, Anthony W.; Schaberg, Paul G.; Hawley, Gary J.; Evans, Kevin S.; Woodall, Christopher W.2022
Deer browse susceptibility limits chestnut restoration success in northern hardwood forestsPinchot, Cornelia C.; Royo, Alejandro A.; Stanovick, John S.; Schlarbaum, Scott E.; Sharp, Ami M.; Anagnostakis, Sandra L.2022
Beyond blight: Phytophthora root rot under climate change limits populations of reintroduced American chestnutGustafson, Eric J.; Miranda, Brian R.; Dreaden, Tyler J.; Pinchot, Cornelia C.; Jacobs, Douglass F.2022
Differing Responses to Cryphonectria parasitica at Two Indiana LocationsLawson, Shaneka S.; Ebrahimi, Aziz ; McKenna, James R.2021
The Future of Forest Pathology in North AmericaHadziabdic, Denita ; Bonello, Pierluigi ; Hamelin, Richard ; Juzwik, Jennifer ; Moltzan, Bruce ; Rizzo, David ; Stewart, Jane ; Villari, Caterina2021
American chestnut in Ohio's historic woodlandsHutchinson, Todd ; Dyer, James2021
Using oak silviculture to reintroduce American chestnutPinchot, Cornelia ; Schlarbaum, Scott ; Tepke, Scott2020
Chemical fingerprinting: a potential tool for identifying disease resistant chestnut treesConrad, Anna O.2020
Injecting a dose of reality into forest landscape models using remote sensingGustafson, Eric J.; Miranda, Brian R.; Sturtevant, Brian R.2019
Signatures of Selection in the Genomes of Chinese Chestnut (Castanea mollissima Blume): The Roots of Nut Tree DomesticationLaBonte, Nicholas R.; Zhao, Peng ; Woeste, Keith2018
Pooled whole-genome sequencing of interspecific chestnut (Castanea) hybrids reveals loci associated with differences in caching behavior of fox squirrels (Sciurus niger L.)LaBonte, Nicholas R.; Woeste, Keith E.2018
Forecasting effects of tree species reintroduction strategies on carbon stocks in a future without historical analogGustafson, Eric J.; Sturtevant, Brian R.; de Bruijn, Arjan M. G.; Lichti, Nathanael ; Jacobs, Douglass F.; Kashian, Daniel M.; Miranda, Brian R.; Townsend, Philip A.2018
The implications of American chestnut reintroduction on landscape dynamics and carbon storageGustafson, Eric J.; de Bruijn, Arjan; Lichti, Nathanael; Jacobs, Douglass F.; Sturtevant, Brian R.; Foster, Jane; Miranda, Brian R.; Dalgleish, Harmony J.2017
American chestnut restoration in New England - cold damage as an added challengeSchaberg, Paul; Murakami, Paula; Hawley, Gary J.; Collins, Kendra2017
Chapter 12: Reestablishing American chestnut on mined lands in the Appalachian coalfieldsFrench, Michael; Barton, Chris; McCarthy, Brian; Keiffer, Carolyn; Skousen, Jeff; Zipper, Carl; Angel, Patrick2017
Growth, survival, and competitive ability of chestnut (Castanea Mill.) seedlings planted across a gradient of light levelsPinchot, Cornelia C.; Schlarbaum, Scott E.; Clark, Stacy L.; Saxton, Arnold M.; Sharp, Ami M.; Schweitzer, Callie J.; Hebard, Frederick V.2017
Mortality, early growth, and blight occurrence in hybrid, Chinese, and American chestnut seedlings in West VirginiaThomas-Van Gundy, Melissa; Bard, Jane; Kochenderfer, Jeff; Berrang, Paul2017
Effectiveness of a detached-leaf assay as a proxy for stem inoculations in backcrossed chestnut (Castanea) blight resistance breeding populationsLaBonte, N. R.; McKenna, J.R.; Woeste, K.2016
Realistic restoration targetsThomas-Van Gundy, Melissa; Whetsell, Robert2016
Effects of temporal dynamics, nut weight and nut size on growth of American chestnut, Chinese chestnut and backcross generations in a commercial nurseryPinchot, Cornelia; Clark, Stacy; Schlarbaum, Scott; Saxton, Arnold; Sung, Shi-Jean; Hebard, Frederick2015
Restoration of chestnuts as a timber crop in ConnecticutAnagnostakis, S.L.; Pinchot, C.C.2014
Native mycorrhizal fungi replace introduced fungal species on Virginia pine and American chestnut planted on reclaimed mine sites of OhioHiremath, Shivanand; Lehtoma, Kirsten; Bauman, Jenise M.2014
Effects of simulated prescribed fire on American chestnut and northern red oak regenerationBelair, Ethan P.; Saunders, Mike R.; Clark, Stacy L.2014
Using Next-Generation Sequencing to Accelerate Blight-Resistance Improvement and Investigate Ecologically Important Traits in Indiana’s American Chestnut Breeding ProgramLaBonte, Nicholas; Woeste, Keith2014
Genetics and silvicultural treatments influence the growth and shoot winter injury of American chestnut in VermontSaielli, Thomas M.; Schaberg, Paul G.; Hawley, Gary J.; Halman, Joshua M.; Gurney, Kendra M.2014
American chestnut: A test case for genetic engineering?Pinchot, Leila2014
Decomposition rates of American chestnut (Castanea dentata) wood and implications for coarse woody debris poolsde Bruijn, Arjan; Gustafson, Eric J.; Kashian, Daniel M.; Dalgleish, Harmony J.; Sturtevant, Brian R.; Jacobs, Douglass F.2014
Exploration of a rare population of Chinese chestnut in North America: stand dynamics, health and genetic relationshipsMiller, Amy C.; Woeste, Keith E.; Anagnostakis, Sandra L.; Jacobs, Doutlass F.2014
Establishing perennial seed-based energy crops on reclaimed surface mine soils in the central AppalachiansSchuler, Jamie L.; Grushecky, Shawn; Wang, Jingxin2014
Effects of climate on emerald ash borer mortality and the potential for ash survival in North AmericaDeSantis, Ryan D.; Moser, W. Keith; Gormanson, Dale D.; Bartlett, Marshall G.; Vermunt, Bradley2013
Survey for the presence of Phytophthora cinnamomi on reclaimed mined lands in Ohio chosen for restoration of the American chestnutHiremath, Shiv; Lehtoma, Kirsten; Bauman, Jenise M.2013
Winter Iinjury of American chestnut seedlings grown in a common garden at the species' northern range limitSchaberg, Paul G.; Saielli, Thomas M.; Hawley, Gary J.; Halman, Joshua M.; Gurney, Kendra M.2013
Soil preparation methods promoting ectomycorrhizal colonization and American chestnut Castanea dentata establishment in coal mine restorationBauman, Jenise M.; Keiffer, Carolyn H.; Hiremath, Shiv; McCarthy, Brian C.2013
Direct seeding of fine hardwood tree speciesFarlee, Lenny D.2013
Breeding strategies for the development of emerald ash borer - resistant North American ashKoch, Jennifer L.; Carey, David W.; Knight, Kathleen S.; Poland, Therese; Herms, Daniel A.; Mason, Mary E.2012
Nut cold hardiness as a factor influencing the restoration of American chestnut in northern latitudes and high elevationsSaielli, Thomas M.; Schaberg, Paul G.; Hawley, Gary J.; Halman, Joshua M.; Gurney, Kendra M.2012
European settlement-era vegetation of the Monongahela National Forest, West VirginiaThomas-Van Gundy, Melissa A.; Strager, Michael P.2012
Canopy accession patterns of table mountain and pitch pines during the 19th and 20th centuriesBrose, Patrick H.; Waldrop, Thomas A.2012
The chapter breeding program of the American Chestnut FoundationFitzsimmons, Sara; Gurney, Kendra; White, William; McCune, Katy2012
Shoot winter injury and nut cold tolerance: Possible limitations for American chestnut restoration in cold environments? In: Sniezko, Richard A.; Yanchuk, Alvin D.; Kliejunas, John T.; Palmieri, Katharine M.; Alexander, Janice M.; Frankel, Susan J., techSaielli, Thomas M.; Schaberg, Paul G.; Hawley, Gary J.; Halman, Joshua M.; Gurney, Kendra M.2012
The efficiency of introduced pisolithus tinctorius inoculum on backcrossed chestnut germination and survivalBauman, Jenise M.; Keiffer, Carolyn H.; Hiremath, Shiv2012
Facilitation of American chestnut (Castanea dentata) seedling establishment by Pinus virginiana in mine restorationBauman, Jenise M.; Keiffer, Carolyn H.; Hiremath, Shiv2012
The influence of inoculated and native ectomycorrhizal fungi on morphology, physiology and survival of American chestnutBauman, Jenise M.; Keiffer, Carolyn H.; Hiremath, Shiv2011
Can our chestnut survive another invasion?Rieske, Lynne K.; Cooper, W. Rodney2011
Site characteristics of American chestnut, oak, and hickory witness trees on the Monongahela National Forest, West VirginiaThomas-Van Gundy, Melissa; Strager, Michael2011
Demonstrating the benefits of phytosanitary regulations: the case of ISPM 15Brockerhoff, Eckehard G.; Aukema, Juliann E.; Cavey, Joseph F.; Garrett, Lynn J.; Haack, Robert A.; Kimberley, Mark; Liebhold, Andrew M.; Lowenstein, Frank L.; Marasas, Carissa; Nuding, Amelia; Olson, Lars; Speekmann, Christa; Springborn, Michael; Vieglais, Christina; Turner, James2011
Inadequate cold tolerance as a possible limitation to American chestnut restoration in the northeastern United StatesGurney, Kendra M.; Schaberg, Paul G.; Hawley, Gary; Shane, John B.2011
Screening for Phytophthora cinnamomi in reclaimed mined lands targeted for American chestnut restoration projectsHiremath, Shiv; Lehtoma, Kirsten; Nagle, Annemarie; Bonello, Pierluigi2011
Cold as a possible limitation for the restoration of American chestnutSchaberg, Paul2011
Making history: Field testing of blight-resistant American chestnut (Castanea dentata) in the Southern RegionClark, Stacy L.; Schlarbaum, Scott E.; Saxton, A.M.; Hebard, Fred V.2011
American chestnut persistence in southwestern Virginia 80 years after chestnut blight introductionBurke, Katie L.2010
Life in the cold - another challenge to American chestnut restoration?Gurney, Kenda; Schaberg, Paul2010
Growth of American chestnut and incidence of chestnut blight in the forest understoryMilo, Amy2010
Association of Phytophthora cinnamomi with white oak decline in southern OhioNagle, Annemarie M.; Long, Robert P.; Madden, Laurence V.; Bonello, Pierluigi2010
Is nut cold tolerance a limitation to the restoration of American chestnut in the northeastern United States?Schaberg, Paul G.; Gurney, Kendra M.; Janes, Benjamin R.; Halman, Joshua M.; Hawley, Gary J.2009
Gypsy moth IPMMcManus, Michael L.; Liebhold, Andrew M.2009
Foliar susceptibility of eastern oak species to Phytophthora infectionBalci, Y.; Balci, S.; MacDonald, W.L.; Gottschalk, K.W.2008
Ectomycorrhizal characterization of an American chestnut (Castanea dentata)-dominated community in Western WisconsinPalmer, Jonathan M.; Lindner, Daniel L.; Volk, Thomas J.2008
Molecular identification of ectomycorrhizal fungi associated with the American chestnutHiremath, Shiv; Lohtoma, Kirsten2008
Ectomycorrhizal fungi forming symbiotic association with the American chestnutHiremath, Shiv; Lehtoma, Kirsten2007
Blight-resistant American chestnut trees: selection of progeny from a breeding programHiremath, Shiv; Lehtoma, Kirsten; Hebard, Fred2007
Phytophthora spp. associated with forest soils in eastern and north-central U.S. oak ecosystemsBalci, Y.; Balci, S.; Eggers, J.; MacDonald, W.L.; Juzwik, J.; Long, R.P.; Gottschalk, K.W.2007
Searching for American chestnut: the estimation of rare species attributes in a national forest inventoryRoesch, Francis A.; McWilliams, William H.2007
Ecological and ecophysiological attributes and responses to fire in eastern oak forestsAbrams, Marc D.2006
The Hoosier-Shawnee ecological assessment: objectives, approach, and major findingsThompson, Frank R., III2004
Native and exotic insects and diseases in forest ecosystems in the Hoosier-Shawnee ecological assessment areaScarbrough, Dwight; Juzwik, Jennifer2004
Emerging hardwood pest problems and implications for the Central Hardwood regionMoltzan, Bruce D.2003
An exotic pest threat to eastern hemlock: an initiative for management of hemlock woolly adelgidBridges, J. Robert; Shields, Kathleen S.2003
Overland transmission of Ceratocystis fagacearum: extending our understandingJuzwik, Jennifer1999
Exotic pests of eastern forests conference proceedingsBritton, Kerry O.1998
Three American tragedies: chestnut blight, butternut canker, and Dutch elm diseaseSchlarbaum, Scott E.; Hebard, Frederick; Spaine, Pauline C.; Kamalay, Joseph C.1998
lnvasive pests ('biological pollutants') and US forests: whose problem, who pays?Wallner, W.E.1996
Cutinase in Cryphonectria parasitica, the chestnut blight fungus: suppression of cutinase gene expression in isogenic hypovirulent strains containing double-stranded RNAs¿Varley, D.A.; Podila, G.K.; Hiremath, S.T.1992
Twolined Chestnut BorerHaack, Robert A.; Acciavatti, Robert E.1992
Proceedings, USDA Forest Service American Chestnut cooperators' meetingSmith, H. Clay; MacDonald, William L.1982
U. S. Forest Service American Chestnut Cooperators' MeetingSmith, Clay H.1981
Evaluation of chestnut test plantings in the Eastern United StatesBerry, Frederick H.1980
Proceedings of the American chestnut symposiumMacDonald, William L.; Cech, Franklin C.; Luchok, John; Smith, Clay1978
Cooperative test plots produce some promising Chinese and hybrid chestnut treesDiller, Jesse D.; Clapper, Russell B.; Jaynes, Richard A.1964
Testing American chestnuts for blight resistanceDiller, Jesse D.1957
A potential timber-type Chinese chestnutDiller, Jesse D.1954

Last Modified: March 4, 2019