Federal scientists track ‘clouds of budworm’ on radar as insect outbreak grows – National Observer

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Over the last two years, millions of moths took to the skies above the cold waters of Atlantic Canada, flying […]

The province says it will spend $40 million over the next four years to combat outbreaks of pesky budworms that […]

Verso Corp. paper mill in Duluth, now closed, bought a lot of spruce and balsam firs to make 300,000 tons […]

The spruce budworm population on the island’s west coast has seen an increase over the last year according to researchers. […]

How is the spruce budworm epidemic evolving on the North Shore? According to the Department of Forests, Wildlife and Parks, the […]

Comparing the spruce budworm infestation in Quebec with New Brunswick, where efforts to control its spread seem to be working. […]

A federal research scientist sais he thinks an effort to control the spruce budworm in New Brunswick is successful so […]

If you’ve recently noticed a reddish tinge to evergreen trees, you’re not alone, as northeastern Ontario is experiencing a surge […]

Although the treatment of ‘hotspots’ in New Brunswick and Great Northern Peninsula of Newfoundland are complete, the work to prevent […]

It’s native. It does what it’s supposed to do. It can be an agent of forest regeneration. But we don’t […]