DATE POSTED: July 6, 2021
The first question that most people ask is “Am I dealing with a wasp or a hornet?” The answer isn’t an easy one. The average person can’t tell the difference between the two. The classifications are broad and varied, but for the layperson, ultra-aggressive behavior is the clue. They are in the same family and share the same traits, behaviors, and characteristics, for the most part…
DATE POSTED: August 31, 2020
In a matter of seconds, wasps can sting you many times. Whether you’re allergic to their venom or not, this increases the risk of severe pain, skin inflammation, and intense bodily reactions. Breathing difficulties and convulsions are among these.
DATE POSTED: September 18, 2017
All summer long, the wasps of South Portland fly around us in search of insects they can feed their growing young back in their nests. They're so busy, they barely pay any attention to us, our food and even our sweet beverages – seeming only to get aggravated and sting us if we should bother them. But then comes the fall and it seems the entire personality of wasps change and they become much…