Tag: Insects

Swarm chasers return wayward honeybees to hives

When half or more of your honeybees have deserted the hive and are lingering nearby, who ya gonna call? Swarm chasers can provide quick...
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — More than 200 young trees have been planted over the last three years at the Springfield, Illinois, fairgrounds as part of...
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KENAI, Alaska — The Kenai region experienced a resurgence of the spruce bark beetle this year, an insect with a history of causing tree...
First-ever tally finds about 465 bee species in Michigan

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Michigan is home to about 465 bee species, according to a first-ever census that scientists hope will provide information helpful...
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SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Forestry officials say they will set out parasitic flies in a Maine city to try to help control an invasive...
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Arborists are planting 53 trees at the Illinois State Fairgrounds as part of a trade association's ongoing "trecovery" effort. ...
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BILLINGS, Mont. — The U.S. Forest Service is considering allowing logging along a scenic highway leading to Yellowstone National Park to remove insect-infested trees...
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COPENHAGEN, Denmark — One of Finland's largest food companies is selling what it claims to be a first: insect bread. ...
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BERWICK, Maine — A tiny pest insect barely the size of a pinhead has been devastating Maine hemlock forests and forcing landowners to adapt...
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Tick-borne Lyme disease has spread across West Virginia over the past six years with cases reported in 52 of the state's...

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