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Stories with subject: Fungi
  • State quarantines Big Island ohia trees due to fungus 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 7:58 am

    HILO, Hawaii - The state Board of Agriculture is banning shipments of ohia trees from leaving the Big Island in hopes of curbing the spread of a deadly fungus.

  • NAU researchers look at fungi and climate change 
    Updated: Aug-15-15 1:52 pm

    FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - News may not be so gloomy for certain types of trees predicted to go extinct because of climate change.

  • Mysterious fungus killing snakes in at least 9 states story has photos
    Updated: Aug-09-15 10:46 am

    NEW HAVEN, Vermont - Hidden on hillsides in a remote part of western Vermont, a small number of venomous timber rattlesnakes slither among the rocks, but their isolation can't protect them from a mysterious fungus spreading across the eastern half of the country that threatens to wipe them out.