Insect Update: Autumn Activity

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
Paper wasp nest
Bob Peterson (CC-BY)

We take a look at what insects are active this time of year. Entomologist PJ Liesch is with us to talk about Yellow jackets and paper wasps as well as home invades like the box elder bug. We also take a look at the tiny little foreign grain beetle.

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Episode Credits

  • Larry Meiller Host
  • Jill Nadeau Producer
  • P.J. Liesch Guest

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