Although comely in appearance, clusters of plump red berries, the autumn fruit of Missouri Honeysuckle bushes (Lonicera maackii), red-flag the attention of conservationists. These berries, of no nutritional value, attract birds that either ingest them or drop them on the ground to be reseeded for the next season. 191 more words
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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City is losing the rat race — against its own notorious rodent residents.
An audit by the New York City comptroller’s office shows the number of pest complaints, including rat problems, jumped from 22,300 in fiscal year 2012 to 24,586 in FY 2013 — a more than 10 percent increase. 162 more words
CLEVELAND – The City of Cleveland says a fire station with a possible bed bud infestation was not checked twice because of unpaid bills.
Cleveland Director of Public Safety Michael McGrath says the city called their contracted vendor to respond to Fire Station 40 located at located at 18930 St. 63 more words
A second community meeting has been scheduled for concerned Mililani residents dealing with Little Fire Ants.
The meeting will take place Monday, Oct. 13, 7-9 p.m., at Mililani Mauka Elementary School’s cafeteria. 199 more words