In 2005-2006 a foliar blight disease of an unknown etiology was observed in North
Carolina. The symptoms included necrotic lesions and blighted leaves, with signs of white
mycelial growth on abaxial leaf surfaces. The morphology of isolates from symptomat
Digestive System: Purpose? Takes in and uses nutrients.
Consists of 3 parts:
1.) Foregut Made up of Resilin, chitin, and some non-sclerotized proteins (cuticle)
Extra-oral Digestion: Salivary gland and mouthparts
Pharynx: Expandable bubble of tissue
Cause: Commercial fishing Fish living in the upper parts of the water
are caught by drift netting (A suspended net that floats and is spread
between two boats to watch as many fish as possible and whatever else is
trapped in it
1.) Soil Physical Properties Soil color, soil texture, soil structure, soil
consistence, bulk density, and horizonation.
2.) Bulk Density Weight of soil in a given volume. Dry soil weight (g) /
Soil volume (cm^3)
3.) Particle Density The weight per unit v
What is soil and its function?
Nutrient cycling, water relations, biodiversity and habitat, filtering and
buffering, and physical stability and support.
What elemental composition is Earths crust is made up of?
Oxygen, Silicon, Aluminum, Iron, Calcium,
Attention Getter: According to Oceana, in just 55 years, humans have
managed to wipe out 90% of the oceans top predators. (Sharks, Bluefin Tuna,
Swordfish, Marlin, and King Mackerel)
Thesis: Stricter regulations, more oversight, and sustainable fishing
According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (2010) data, the world production of
mushrooms and truffles in 2008 exceeded 3.4million tons. The production of mushrooms
doubled between 1998-2008. The greater demand for fresh mushrooms h
Aphids were discovered on my heirloom pepper plant(s). The plants are located in
pots on a gravel driveway, making this a little oasis for insects traveling through. The
discovery of the aphids is located in Hilo, Hawaii. Hilo is known for its wet
Claim: Fluoride should be added to drinking water supply to fight tooth decay.
(Retrieved by: www.fluoridationworks.org/benefits/)
Data 1: For ever one-dollar invested in water fluoridation thirty-eight dollars are saved
on dental treatment. (Retrieved by
Medical Cannabis Extraction
To those in the pharmaceutical industry
This guide is intended for those in the Medical Cannabis industry, as a step-by-step guide
for extracting the oils from a cannabis plant by ice-water extraction. This is a very simple
Stalk rot is frequently observed in maturing, rust-infected pearl millet. Fungi were
isolated from internal stalk tissue, and their association with node discoloration and rust
infection at different stages of plant maturity was determined to gain a great
Human communication consists of seven components; message creation, meaning
creation, setting, participants, channels, noise, and feedback. The first of the seven
components is message creation. Message creation is the building block of
The Galapagos Islands are famed for their vast number of endemic species,
although they may not last too much longer. Tourism will destroy the wonders of the
Galapagos, where animal and plant life are being wiped out by the arrival of an
aggressive new sp
1.) Using cooking waste oil as a renewable source of energy is a great idea
because it is so widely available but it is being carelessly dumped into landfills. This
carelessness has been the reason there are underground fires under landfills
because the c
You can get a number of benefits of being bilingual in various aspects such as
cognitive benefits, curriculum advantages, cultural benefits, employment advantages,
communication advantages and tolerance of other languages and cultures.
People either love or hate group projects. I personally dislike them due to a
variety of factors. With some teams, there can be a tendency for members to sit back and
let others do most of the work (there is somebody like this on just about every team). T
Nonverbal Communication-Chapter 6
Kinesics Nonverbal communication sent by the body, including gestures, posture,
movement, facial expressions, and eye behavior.
Paralinguistic All aspects of spoken language except the words themselves; includes
|Thesis statement|: Pesticides adversely affects bee populations and the ability to
resist pests or disease in North America.
Reasons for Colony Collapse Disorder (Chejanovsky et al. (2014):
1. Environmental stress
Varroa Destructor (Bryden 2013