Report an Observation

Please use the form below and click "Submit" at the bottom to forward your observation report to the Mile-a-Minute Project of the Hudson Valley.

At a minimum, please complete the fields with the red asterisk.

There is a PDF version of the form available:  MAM Observation Report Form
(please send to the postal/e-mail address provided on the form).

Observation Report

Name: *


Telephone Number (with area code):

Email Address (
Are you the observer? *
If you are not the observer, please provide the name and contact information of the initial observer:
Date of Observation:


Location of Site - TOWN:
Location of Site - County:
Directions to Site: *
Property Ownership
Property Owner & Contact Information (Name, Telephone, and/or E-mail):
Observed traits (click here for assistance with Mile-a-Minute identification): *
 Triangle-shaped leaves without lobes 
 Curved, downward facing prickles or barbs 
 Ocrea (saucer-shaped leaf surrounding stem at nodes) 
Is the plant population near a frequently accessed area (i.e., biking or hiking trail, roadside, recreational area such as a ball field, etc.)? *
Habitat Type:
 Wetland / Marsh 
 Dry Soil 
 Garden / Yard 
 Road / Trailside 
Description of Plant Population: *
Briefly describe the following: environment that plant population is growing in, rough estimate of plant population density and number of plants, and any additional comments regarding the observation.
If you have photographs of the plant, upload them here:

Please use this form to submit Mile-a-Minute photographs.
The file must be in one of the following formats: gif, jpeg, or png (*.gif, *.jpg, *.png)
and must be less than 3 MB in size in size.
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