Sunday, October 17, 2021
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It’s important to be aware of large wasp and hornet nests during late summer, so you can avoid them and reduce your chances of getting stung.

USDA is announcing its plans for combatting the Asian longhorned beetle in Massachusetts, New York, Ohio and South Carolina in 2021.

The West Virginia Department of Agriculture has confirmed a third county, Jefferson, that now hosts the invasive spotted lanternfly.

As we patiently await the delayed emergence of the 17-year periodical cicadas known as Brood X, Barb Mudrak fills us in on what to expect.

Penn State researchers use the songs that crickets and katydids sing at night to attract mates to help in monitoring and mapping their populations.

Despite the social media hype surrounding the Asian giant hornet, nothing has changed since it was found late last season.

Scott Shalaway details the history of dragonfly swarm sightings in Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Centipedes and millipedes are harmless invertebrates that occasionally occur indoors, but seldom warrant chemical control.

The voices of owls and frogs subside in September, allowing insect sounds to dominate. Learn more about what to listen for on late summer nights.

Since his wife brought home that spectacular eastern Hercules beetle he described in his column a few weeks ago, Scott Shalaway has embraced beetlemania.