5 Facts About Wolf Spiders

5 Facts About Wolf Spiders

Spiders! There are many types of spiders found in the Capital Region, but today we are taking a look at one of the most common – the Wolf Spider. These nuisance pests are often found inside houses, especially at night when they hunt. Let’s learn a little more about...
5 Facts About Paper Wasps

5 Facts About Paper Wasps

Paper wasps are one of several common stinging insects in Upstate New York. They are often found building nests around houses and in yards, and they can be rather dangerous with their stinging capabilities. Let’s take a closer look at the paper wasp. Paper Wasp Facts:...
Summer Pest Preview

Summer Pest Preview

Summer is almost here! Swimming, boating, grilling, vacations…summer is full of fun. But before you embark on your summer adventures, it’s important to think about common summer pests that can ruin your plans. Here is a brief list of some of the most common pests that...
5 Facts About Yellow Jackets

5 Facts About Yellow Jackets

Warm weather is here and so are stinging insects. The Capital Region has several stinging insects including bees, hornets and wasps. Today we take a look at another Capital Region resident – the yellow jacket. Yellow Jacket Facts: Yellow jackets are attracted to...
Local Officials Advise of Tick Threat

Local Officials Advise of Tick Threat

Warren County Health Services recently issued an advisory regarding tick season. The advisory encourages residents to take certain precautions to protect against ticks and the diseases they may carry such as Lyme disease and anaplasmosis. With warmer weather arriving...