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Sea lampreys are our original invasive pest species. They invaded the Great Lakes with the arrival of the St. Lawrence Seaway and ocean-going ships in the 1920s. Lampreys attach themselves to fish such as salmon or lake trout with their suction-cup ...

Scale insects, such as the ones on these pine needles, are a common pest on trees and shrubs. / Photos Courtesy of Bill Ciesla Oystershell scale gets its name from the shape of the scale that covers the adults, which resembles a tiny oyster. ...

Besides being toxic to the targeted pest, they can also kill the beneficial insects and wildlife that keep the balance in nature, a balance which helps to avoid infestations. Also, many chemicals in insecticides end up in our waterways, ...

COM - A new report by pest management company Terminix claims that New York was the most bedbug-infested city in the US last year but its becoming a bigger problem in smaller cities. The new report compiled from company data shows the 15 cities stand ...