Hemlock Destroying Pest Public Info Sessions
Hemlock woolly adelgid is an invasive insect that has recently been discovered in hemlock forests in western Nova Scotia. A series of free public presentations/information sessions will be happening during the months of February and March throughout south west Nova Scotia. This is a chance for you to learn more, ask questions, and participate in an open discussion.
Sessions will be from 6:30 to 8:00 pm; refreshments will be provided.
Tuesday, February 13th: Shelburne fire hall/community centre: 63 King St., Shelburne.
Tuesday, February 20th: Weymouth Legion, Weymouth.
Thursday, February 22nd: Sissiboo Cafe, Bear River.
Tuesday, February 27th: North Queens Business Hub, Caledonia.
Wednesday, March 7th: New Germany Community Hall, New Germany.
Monday, March 12th: Brickton Community Hall, Brickton.
Thursday, March 21st: Bridgewater Legion, Bridgewater.
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Government of Canada fact sheet on the insect and impact on Canada.