Invasive SpeciesHemlock wooly adelgid

Adelges tsugae
NOT FOUND by soilsavages
2016-06-03
Bethel
ID Confirmed
Quality checked by Robert Dow
Peer reviewed by Brooklyn
Field Notes
Our research question is, Do any of the Hemlock Tree's behind TMS have Woolly Adelgid? We looked at 3-4 branches on the tree, and we smelt trees. We saw hemlock trees, other trees, leafs etc. We heard the wind and birds.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
We did not find evidence of the Wooly Adelgid. The leaves were a healthy shade of green.
Photo of my evidence.
We did not find evidence of the Wooly Adelgid. We also found the two white stripes on each leaf so we know it was a hemlock.
Photo of my evidence.
The bark is light brown and very rough.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I did not find it
Scientific name:
Adelges tsugae
Common name:
Hemlock wooly adelgid
Sampling method: 
Time search
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 44.419349 °
Longitude: 
W -70.764269 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Upland - Forest
Trip Information
Name:
Telstar Mission Hemlock Adelgid 2016
Trip date: 
Fri, 2016-06-03 08:26
Town or city: 
Bethel
Type of investigation: 
Species Survey
Ecosystem: 
Upland
Watershed: 
Upper Androscoggin

Comments

Thank you for providing details re the number of branches examined. Be careful of those white lines, they can be found on other trees.

Soilsavages,

You made great observations. Thank you for working on tracking the Wooly Adelgid.

Nice work soilsavages!

You have three great pieces of evidence and I am sure happy you didn't find wooly adelgid. Keep looking and keep up the great work.

P.S.
I love the name