Tag: Caterpillar

Gyspy Moths causing Skin Irritations

When the weather warms up, the bugs come out to play—and this year has been no exception, from "seed ticks" to "kissing" bugs. And now, some very hungry caterpillars are triggering serious skin irritations. Gypsy moth caterpillars are known for harming trees, but some recent incidents in... more
Tagged with: , , , , ,

Tree-stripping winter moths creep into MetroWest

By Scott O'Connell/Daily News staff MetroWest Daily News Posted Dec 04, 2011 @ 09:53 PM Last update Dec 05, 2011 @ 12:23 PM They look innocent now, fluttering among the trees and street lamps. But come spring, the winter moths' green, squirming offspring will be devastating the region's... more
Tagged with: , , , , ,