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Film and Discussion: The Hemlock Woolly Adelgid on October 21

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The Hemlock Woolly Adelgid, a film by Chris Foito, aims to engage and educate the viewer on this devastating invasive species by explaining its past, present, and possible future. Through the use of archival footage and beautiful cinematic visuals, the film illustrates the vital importance of the eastern hemlock tree and raises the questions of what should be done to prevent the spread of the hemlock woolly adelgid and invasive species as a whole.

View the trailer of the film here.


Date/time: Wednesday, October 21; 7:00 p.m. with panel discussion on local impacts of the hemlock woolly adelgid to follow the film.
Cost: Free; pre-registration required
Panelists: Chris Foito, filmmaker; Mark Whitmore, forest entomologist; Todd Bittner, Plantations’ Director of Natural Areas.
Location: Nevin Welcome Center

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