Tent Caterpillars

Forest Tent Caterpillar

FOREST TENT CATERPILLARS

There are four species of tent caterpillars pitching camp across Canada, but the most notorious, the forest tent caterpillar, doesn’t really live in a tent. The others – the eastern, western and prairie tent caterpillar – true to their names, spin tent-like webs for protection during the larval stage. The forest tent caterpillar is by far the most prevalent and widely distributed of the four species, occurring from Nova Scotia to British Columbia.

Forest Tent Caterpillar Information

Hantavirus Guide: Six Steps To Properly Fitting Your Respirator

The Centre for Disease Control and National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health recommend the use of HEPA (P100) quality filters for respiratory protection against the Hantavirus. Respirators come in various sizes and it is important to use a respirator that has been fitted to your face. It is very important that workers are aware…

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5 Viral Rats

To celebrate 2020 being the Chinese year of the rat, we will be posting one blog per month dedicated to rats! Here is February’s blog post, 5 Viral Rats. Pizza Rat In September of 2015, a video of a rat dragging a slice of pizza down the stairs in Manhattan went viral. The video was…

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Kill The Household Mafias

Below is an infographic with the “Household Mafias” and the attack techniques you will need to defeat them! TermitesTermites have been around since the time of the dinosaursTermite colonies eat non-stop, 24 hours a day, 7 days a weekTermites cause up to $5 billion in damage per yearHow to KillUse liquid termite treatment sprayed inside…

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