Keeping the Legacy Alive

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Working Group – Maritimes

Established in 2017, the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Working Group is a collaboration of government and non-government groups devoted to helping protect hemlock forests in eastern Canada.  Meeting frequently, the group collaborates on a variety of HWA related topics including research, pest management, reporting, and public outreach.  Members include representatives from:

  • Acadia University
  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
  • Department of Environment Nova Scotia
  • Department of Lands and Forestry Scotia
  • Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
  • Medway Community Forest Co-op
  • Mersey Tobeatic Research Institute
  • Nature Conservancy of Canada
  • Natural Resources Canada - Canadian Forest Service
  • New Brunswick Department of Energy and Resource Development
  • Nova Scotia Nature Trust

For information please contact the working group Co-chairs at: matthew.smith@canada.ca or ron.neville@canada.ca