How to help
For more information on becoming a citizen scientist in the control of the hemlock woolly adelgid, call 902-682-2371 (phone) or email: [email protected]tobeatic.ca
The Mersey Tobeatic Research Institute website is at: www.merseytobeatic.ca
Hemlock woolly adelgid is an aphid-like insect that attacks and kills hemlock trees. Its egg sacs, which look like cotton balls or clumps of snow, can be found at the base of needles.