Invasive SpeciesOriental bittersweet

Celastrus orbiculatus
FOUND by SeaStar
2018-11-06
Islesboro
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Field Notes
Japanese Bittersweet is all over Islesboro and is very very invasive.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
It's a vine growing on the trees
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Celastrus orbiculatus
Common name:
Oriental bittersweet
Count of individuals: 
Coverage: 
Reproduction: 
Sampling method: 
Quadrat (randomized- placement)
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 44.260009 °
Longitude: 
W -68.941410 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Freshwater - On a wetland
Trip Information
Name:
White Cedar Swamp at ICS - Bittersweet
Trip date: 
Tue, 2018-11-06 10:35
Town or city: 
Islesboro
Type of investigation: 
Species and Habitat Survey
Ecosystem: 
Upland
Watershed: 
Penobscot
Habitat Observations
Species diversity: 
7 different species
Evidence of vectors: 
Walking trail
People
Tree canopy cover: 
Between 1/2 and 3/4
Soil moisture: 
Moist

Comments

Your coordinates look like they put you in Cradle Cove. Can you post updated coordinates here in the comments so we can you back in the right spot on that map?

Thank you!

-The VS Team