Tag: Alabama Pest Control
The Loudest Insect On Earth
Cicadas are known be extremely loud, and their sounds tend to annoy most people. So it should be of no surprise that Cicada’s are on record as being the loudest insects in existence. The European Mole Cricket was previously believed to make the loudest sounds of any insect. The European Mole Cricket can be heard…Read More
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High-Speed Video Shows How Silk Draglines Help Jumping Spiders Steer
Previously, there were two known methods by which animals could direct travel through the air: by flapping their wings or, in the case of lizards, swinging their tails. Now there are three. Jumping spiders use silk draglines to steer their prey-capturing leaps, researchers led by biophysicist Kai-Jung Chi of Taiwan’s National Chung Hsing University report…Read More
Bug Busters USA encourages public awareness about insects of foreign origin
Invasive Species a Hindrance During Summer Months Bug Busters USA encourages public awareness about insects of foreign origin Invasive species, or insects of foreign origin, can cause major issues for American homeowners during the summer months. Bug Busters USA a pest management company servicing the Southeast, urges vigilance against invasive species including red imported fire…Read More
Incredible close-up photography reveals the usually unseen beauty and vibrant colours of the insect world
Incredible close-up photography reveals the usually unseen beauty and vibrant colours of the insect world Donald Jusa used the concept of macro photography to capture images. Was only 3 centimeters away in order to shoot the amazing detail. Each shot required the insects to be totally still. Mr Jusa is a geologist at an Indonesian…Read More
EPA | PestWise
PestWise is a collaborative suite of EPA partnership programs that promote environmental innovation in pest management where we live, work, learn, play, and farm. More About Us >> // Get the Environmental Tips widget and many other great free widgets at Widgetbox! Not seeing a widget? (More info)Read More
Beware of the Most Aggressive Stinging Insects!
Beware of the Most Aggressive Stinging Insects! Dr. Jim Fredericks Yellowjackets, killer bees and wasps The fear of a bee, yellowjacket or wasp sting drives many people to run away screaming, arms flailing about (a motion that is likely to further incite the insect rather than shoo them away) at the first sight of…Read More
How to guard against termites:
How to guard against termites: Carefully inspect the perimeter of the home for mud tubes and rotting wood. Repair fascia, soffits and rotted roof shingles. Keep basements, attics and crawl spaces well ventilated and dry. Maintain a one-inch gap between soil and wood portions of the home. Store firewood at least 20 feet away from…Read More
Experts at the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), a nonprofit organization committed to the protection of public health, food and property from household pests, encourage homeowners to also be on the lookout for the following invasive species: Red Imported Fire Ant (RIFA) – RIFAs were brought to the United States in 1930 from South America…Read More