Hemlock Woolly Adelgid: Preparing Woodland Owners for Impacts to the Hocking Hills Region on October 26th

Posted on September 22, 2013

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IMG_4727Eastern hemlocks play a key role in the ecology and economy of the Hocking Hills. These trees, however, are currently threatened by the recent discovery of the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid in Ohio and the Hocking Hills

Join us for a program designed to introduce home owners and woodland owners to the potential threats, impacts, and management issues presented by the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid in the Hocking Hills Region.  You will also learn about the newly formed Hocking Hills Conservation Association http://hemlockhero.com and their efforts to combat this pest, and the efforts of the ODNR Division of Forestry to provide services to Small Woodlot owners in the Hocking Hills

When:
Saturday, October 26th, 2013
1:00 to 3:00 pm

Where:
Camp Oty’Okwa
24799 Purcell Rd.
South Bloomingville, OH

For more information contact:

Rebecca Miller, Hocking SWCD  740-385-3016 or Rebecca.Miller@oh.nacdnet.net

Dave Apsley, OSU Extension (740)710-3009 or apsley.1@osu.edu

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