Maybe eradicated, maybe not. Archived Message
Posted by larue33 on June 7, 2022, 8:22:50, in reply to "Scattershooting while wondering whatever happened to murder hornets "
While the Washington State Department of Agriculture is working to confirm if the first Asian Giant Hornet of 2022 was captured in northern Whatcom County last weekend, it is also ramping up efforts for another summer of tracking, studying and eradicating the invasive species, commonly known as “murder hornets.” Though the Department of Agriculture continued to receive reports of possible Asian giant hornet sightings throughout the year, none have been confirmed since late last summer, Department of Agriculture managing entomologist Sven Spichiger said during an online preseason briefing Tuesday, May 24. |
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