defoliated


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deprived of leaves

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Knowing when and where the fire risk is increased due to the budworm can lead to pro-active techniques like "salvage logging," harvesting dead trees from areas already defoliated.
30 seeds) while the highest number of seeds was observed from plots defoliated at 50 % without NPK fertilizer treatment (87.
They stand out like a Belisha beacon when all other plants and shrubs have defoliated around it in winter.
Soil on the defoliated area of the mountain has contaminated rain water flowing across it, and the runoff and erosion have carried contaminants into Aquashicola Creek and the Lehigh River, EPA reported.
1992) who defoliated Cenchrus ciliaris at 3, 6 and 9 week clipping stages while the control plots were defoliated at the end of the growing season (after 4 months).
Most likely, they completely defoliated [deprived of leaves] the nearby trees and descended in search of more food," says Schal.
Department of Agriculture (USDA) identified and collected in China in the late 1980s, feed on tamarisk until the plant is defoliated.
Neo has browned and defoliated Lygodium at all three sites, according to Boughton, and is now expanding to adjacent Lygodium-infested areas in the park.
The US forces finally fleeing South Vietnam, left behind them over 250,000 orphans, a smashed economy, defoliated farmland, burnt-out villages and, worst of all, millions of dead and injured civilians who were more or less invisible to American GIs.
Trees were defoliated along the route the chemical traveled, and more than a thousand people ended up in hospitals for treatment of respiratory problems and skin rashes.
Defoliated trees are articulated with dense lines, monochrome silhouettes, or marbleized paper cutouts.
On a defoliated hill in Khe Sanh, she saw a marine attending a fallen comrade.
Fungi specific to pines jumped ship to the nondefoliated spruces when the pine was defoliated," says Cullings.
Putting in several of each species of host plant, such as a border of parsley, helps eliminate the problem of one plant being completely defoliated by hungry larvae.