Be On The Lookout: Asian Murder Hornets arrive in North America

由使用者 ellen5 ellen52020年05月05日 12:25 所貼文


Oh no, not another threat to the US bee population.

發佈由 amzapp 約 4 年 前

Let them take the honeybees, and leave our natives alone....

發佈由 ellen5 約 4 年 前

I saw that on websites yesterday, but thought it was a sponsored ad. Now I'm just sad.

發佈由 billarbon 約 4 年 前

Here's a somewhat less sensationalized version from WA Dept of Agriculture:
Usefully, they provide images and comparisons to native hornets. And an embedded webinar!

發佈由 ellen5 約 4 年 前

Washington also has a trapping program for anyone interested in maintaining traps. As this is a species native to Japan, the Pacific Northwest is very similar in latitude and geography, it may be restricted in its range. But as that can't be certain, hopefully a good trapping system will help control its numbers. How we inflict ourselves with plagues! We just can't seem to prevent events like this from happening.

發佈由 billarbon 約 4 年 前

There's a radio program/podcast about this today on NPR program called 1A:

發佈由 ellen5 約 4 年 前


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