You may have heard the news that a man recently found 15,000 bees in his car after a quick grocery visit. In addition to being a human-interest story, it made a lot of Long Islanders wonder how common such an occurrence is, whether it could happen to … [Read more...] about Why Did a Man Find 15,000 Bees in His Car?
Even though they're very small, bees are very important to the food chain. Bees exist in climates all over the world from European forests to African deserts. They can even be found in the Arctic Circle, though Antarctica is the only continent without … [Read more...] about Are Honey Bees Endangered?
When we think of bees and wasps, many of us are instantly repelled. We remember the first time we were stung by one of these flying insects. But bees and wasps are important to the entire world. According to the BBC, bees pollinate plants and trees which … [Read more...] about Getting Control of Bees and Wasps
A lot of people would expect to find spiders on a list of dangerous pests. Spiders, however, are an important part of pest management. As long as you aren't confronted with black widows or brown recluse spiders, you should do your best to take them … [Read more...] about 5 Dangerous Summer Pests You Should Avoid
Carpenter bees are a relatively common problem in New York. Specifically, the Eastern carpenter bee is most active during the early spring and summer months, when the reproduction cycle begins. Carpenter bees are known for boring holes through wood and … [Read more...] about Carpenter Bee Prevention: What All Homeowners Need to Know