ForWarn II

Satellite-Based Change Recognition and Tracking


Winter Moth in ME and RI

Thu, 06/04/2015 - 08:08 -- wchristie

ForWarn identified an increasing anomaly along the coastal border of Rhode Island and Maine. The intensification is consistent with previous year's data to be apparent winter moth defoliation. Residual tornado damage to vegetation greenness may also attribute to the anomaly.

Drought and Insect Defoliation in the Coastal Plains Post Oak Savannah of TX

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 10:03 -- wchristie

ForWarn discovered a disturbance in East Central Texas within the coastal plains post oak savannah. Detected mostly in hardwood areas, the decline may be attributed to the 2001 drought. Based on previous data, the area of concern has had periodic decline and wilt issues. The large scale decline is associated with loss of eastern red cedar from delayed drought mortality as well as cankerworm defoliation.


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