The HWA is a very dangerous creature to the ecosystem, and it has taken over many areas. It has not reached Bethel yet, but there could be a solution. If we can stop or significantly decrease the carbon dioxide levels, we could slow climate change and try to reverse it. We can stop the spread of HWA because they can't live in the cold. And the hemlocks can continue to keep the ecosystem safe.
"Hemlock Woolly Adelgid,"
Findings from the Field: Vol. 5, Article 19.
Available at: https://findings.gmri.org/journal/vol5/iss1/19