Bugs

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Swarms Of Mayflies Descend On Lancaster County

While the flies only live for a day, they reproduce and can increase their numbers in a very short time.

06/15/2015

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The Five B’s Are Best For Your Garden

Birds, Bats, Butterflies, Bees and Bugs. Celebrate these Five B’s at a slew of events in and around Wayne and Radnor Township, PA now through May 9th.

03/30/2015

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Smart Phone App Will Help Blow Whistle On Invasive Species

A scientist has developed a smart phone application to help keep track of invasive species.

02/24/2015

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Garden Pests May Serve A Purpose

For devastating infestations on a precious plant or big tree, I’d call a professional. Otherwise, I prune out obvious damage and let Nature fight it out.

07/30/2014

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Feast On Insects At Morris Arboretum’s Upcoming ‘Bug Crawl’

The arboretum is hosting a bug-centric feast, which includes — ahem — delicacies like cricket fritters with coconut curry dipping sauce and bamboo worm bruschetta.

07/10/2013

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The Cicadas Are Coming

They’re coming. But cicadas don’t sting or bite you, and they DON’T EAT YOUR PLANTS. So no need to worry. This is what you need to know.

05/07/2013

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Academy Of Natural Sciences Of Drexel Hosting A Very Creepy Cocktail Party

This isn’t your typical cocktail party, especially when it comes to the food.

10/26/2012

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Turn The Hose On Insects

When insects attack your garden, don’t turn to insecticide, turn on the hose.

07/26/2011

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West Nile Virus Identified in Mosquito Pool In Chester County

>Mosquito traps collected in Greenfield Park in West Chester Borough have tested positive for West Nile Virus, according to the Chester County Health Department.

07/25/2011