GENETIC BREAKTHROUGH WILL AID WHITEBARK PINE CONSERVATION EFFORTS

A research team for the first time developed reliable genetic markers known as nuclear microsatellites for the whitebark pine, a discovery that could improve the tree's prospects for survival. Whitebark pine, which is declining rapidly nearly range-wide, is currently being considered for listing under the Endangered Species Act.

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