Native SpeciesPaper birch

Betula papyrifera
FOUND by 65AL56H
2016-11-21
North Waterboro
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Field Notes
This observation is based on my other White Birch observation. This is Paper Birch because it's bark peels and there aren't dark gray marks below each branch.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
This is Paper Birch because it doesn't have the dark gray spots under the branches.
Photo of my evidence.
This is Paper Birch because the bark peels and there's pink under the bark.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Betula papyrifera
Common name:
Paper birch
Sampling method: 
Just looking around
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 43.633019 °
Longitude: 
W -70.701372 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Upland - Developed areas
Trip Information
Name:
White Birch
Trip date: 
Mon, 2016-11-21 12:42
Town or city: 
North Waterboro
Type of investigation: 
Species Survey
Ecosystem: 
Upland
Watershed: 
Saco

Comments

Thanks

Thank you so much for updating your observations, this is fantastic! You are definitely correct, you found a paper birch! This was an awesome scientific investigation you completed.

Nice close up photo of the pink underneath the bark!