posted on Dec, 26 2005 @ 09:59 AM
This is the cape cod winter moth.
December 22, 2005
Something's eating Cape Cod trees. With any luck, something will soon be eating it.
It came as one of those ho-hum press releases: Sen. Therese Murray, D-Plymouth, puts $150,000 in the Senate's supplemental budget for a study of the
European Bud Worm. More pork?
Actually, it's a tale of illegal aliens, CSI-style autopsies of caterpillar ''cadavers'' and the latest in organic pest control.
Winter Moths Back With A Vengeance
You may have noticed some uninvited guests at your home lately. It’s the invasion of winter moths and experts say the sheer number of the moths is a
sign of things to come.
If you've driven up to your house lately and looked around the porch lights, there are just moths everywhere – all over the house.
Those are the winter moths and they showed up a few years ago and basically, they’re not a problem when they’re moths. But wait till next
Last spring, little winter caterpillars practically defoliated parts of the South Shore.