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Tree Health and Invasive Insects
November 9, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
Learn how you can protect the health of your trees
Join us for a presentation by Forest Entomologist Tom Schmeelk on a wide variety of tree health issues, including those related to invasive insects such as hemlock woolly adelgid and winter moth. District Forester Allyssa Gregory will join in to discuss some of the regional issues related to forest health and what she is seeing with respect to current issues throughout Lincoln County and the state. Participants are invited to bring questions about their own trees and management concerns.
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About Tom Schmeelk
Tom Schmeelk is a forest entomologist with the Maine Forest Service and heads up the Brown Tail Moth (BTM) program. He earned a masters degree in Entomology from the University of Illinois in 2015. Before moving to Maine in 2018, Tom worked for the Bureau of Forest Health at NYSDEC.