Native SpeciesEastern hemlock

Tsuga canadensis
NOT FOUND by eguire6
2017-04-28
Machias
ID Confirmed
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Field Notes
We found 3 balsam fir trees in our site area.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
There were only 3 trees in our area. All of them were the same with this type of bark. This is not consistent with the bark of the Eastern Hemlock.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I did not find it
Scientific name:
Tsuga canadensis
Common name:
Eastern hemlock
Sampling method: 
Transect
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 44.707760 °
Longitude: 
W -67.454698 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Upland - Forest
Trip Information
Name:
UMM outback trail
Trip date: 
Fri, 2017-04-28 13:00
Town or city: 
Machias
Type of investigation: 
Species and Habitat Survey
Ecosystem: 
Upland
Watershed: 
Eastern Coastal
Habitat Observations
Species diversity: 
Evidence of vectors: 
Tree canopy cover: 
3/4 - Completely covered
Soil moisture: 
Saturated

Comments

Nice image of the resin blisters typical of balsam fir (for entertainment pierce a resin blister with one end of a small stick then place twig on non-flowing water and watch it zoom).