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Where to go for more information

Additional information about the topics covered in this module can be found in the Literature Review document located on this same CD-ROM disk.

The following references may also prove useful:

  • Costello, L.R., et al. 2003. Abiotic Disorders of Landscape Plants: A Diagnostic Guide. Agriculture and Natural Resources Publication 3420, University of California.
  • Harris, R.W., et al. 2004. Arboriculture: Integrated Management of Landscape Trees, Shrubs, and Vines, 4th Edition. Prentice Hall, Inc.
  • Carrow, R.N., and R.R. Duncan. 1998. Salt-Affected Turfgrass Sites: Assessment and Management.
  • Beard, J.B. 2002. Turf Management for Golf Courses, 2nd Edition. Ann Arbor Press.

These books are available at most university libraries. To find a copy near you, visit

Photo Credits

All photographs in this module are used with permission.

The photos by Carrow and Duncan are from the book Salt-Affected Turfgrass Sites: Assessment and Management by R. N. Carrow and R. R. Duncan. 1998, Ann Arbor Press. Used by permission from John Wiley & Sons (copyright holder as of August, 2007).

The photo by James Beard is from the book Turf Management for Golf Courses (1982).

Photos acquired from the Media Library at the University of California’s Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC–ANR) are by these photographers: Clark, Costello, Dobermann & Fairhurst, Geisel, Hodel, Hortscience Inc., Henry, Metla, Perry, Raabe, Rittenhouse, and Whiting.

Photos marked Stowell & Gelernter are from Larry Stowell and Wendy Gelernter, PACE Turfgrass Research Institute.

Photos also were received from several collaborators who contributed to the literature review document that accompanies this Guide: Ali Harivandi, David Shaw, Bahman Sheikh, and Lin Wu.

Photos marked Martinez and Waltz are from Alredo Martinez-Espinoza and C. Waltz (,, University of Georgia, Plant Pathology Department, Turfgrass/small grains/non-legume forages, 1109 Experiment Street, Griffin, GA 30223, telephone 770-228-7375.

Photos marked Donnan are from Robert Donnan (

Photos marked NSW Government are related to Agfact H2.3.11 Citrus nutrition and are from Michel Dignand, Communications Coordinator, PhotoLibrary Administrator, New South Wales Department of Primary Industries, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute (Australia).

Photos marked UCD–IPM are from the Integrated Pest Management program at University of California, Davis.

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