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Thorn Preserve

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55 John Joy Road
Woodstock, NY United States

October 2018

Protect the Hemlocks! Volunteer Fence Raising at the Thorn Preserve

October 6 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thorn Preserve, 55 John Joy Road
Woodstock, NY United States
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           Four years ago, the Catskill Center planted four rows of young hemlocks, as a future biological control release location for hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA). These trees will grow into a thick hedgerow which promotes easy recollection of the beetle Laricobius nigrinus, a target-specific predator of HWA. This summer we will be repairing the fence that has protected the hemlocks from deer herbivory, to keep the trees healthy as they grow. Come help us protect these hemlocks, and learn about…

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