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All about the horsefly

The Dreaded Horsefly Bite

This particular insect seems innocuous enough at first glance. It just looks like an oversized housefly. But this giant housefly packs a punch. Most everyone who lives in the United States knows what a horsefly is. Well, they know it is bad news at the least. This is because whether you are in Central Florida […]

26 Sep
2022
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Hoe mosquitoes see people

Mosquitoes Attracted to People With Higher Metabolism

We have written many articles about the dreaded insect pest called the mosquito. We have gone over how it is the single deadliest living creature in history. We have studied how scientists are engineering ways to prevent the mosquito from reproducing as much as it does. Now let’s take a look at what makes you […]

13 Sep
2022
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more facts about the Brown Anole Lizard

A Deeper Dive into the Anole Lizard

One fact of life about living in Florida is that you will see lizards pretty much every day. Specifically, you will most likely see a lizard called the Brown Anole. Other lizards do exist in our habitat, such as the Iguana, Gecko and the Green Anole, but the Brown Anole is much more numerous. The […]

05 Sep
2022
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Python Hunt in FL

The Annual Python Hunt in the Everglades

The python invasion of South Florida and the Everglades especially has become such a problem that authorities hold contests to aid in their efforts in reducing the population. Pythons are not native to Florida and as a result they have simply devastated the natural habitat in the Everglades. This happens because they have no natural […]

09 Aug
2022
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invasive snail species Florida

Invasive Species Alert – Giant African Land Snail

It seems like it is every other month where we are warning our readers about a new invasive species to Central Florida. After all, with shipping and traveling vehicles reaching every corner of the Earth, people are bound to bring back species with them whether they want to or not. Such is the case with […]

19 Jul
2022
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Bats in Brevard County Florida

The Bat Conundrum

Recently, a customer said that they had a bat problem. The customer is in Melbourne, FL. He said in the eave of his home, where there was already some chicken wire installed to keep animals from nesting, a family of bats decided to move in. They took advantage of the tiniest of space between the […]

11 Jul
2022
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Hercules Beetle in Florida

Giant Horned Beetle Showing Up in Central Florida

Ever since the pandemic started, Florida has seen a huge influx of residents. Whether they come here for our sunny warm weather or for a political environment which is more conducive to their own opinions one fact remains, they are moving here in droves. This migration has seen a dramatic rise in housing demand and […]

28 Jun
2022
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Yellow jacket stings are on the rise

Yellow Jackets are a Nuisance and a Danger

The yellow jacket is a type of hornet which exists in most of North America. It is called “yellow jacket” because of the yellow rings it has around its body. The stinging insect is different than most others in that it usually burrows in the ground. Most wasps, hornets and bees have nests or hives. […]

22 Jun
2022
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Lonestar tick and Heartland virus

Heartland Virus – New Tick-borne Disease in Southern USA

These days it seems like viruses are all anyone can talk about. This, of course, is because the world was rattled with an epidemic called the Cov-19 virus. That particular virus is spread human to human. In this article we will be discussing the new “Heartland Virus”. It is a disease which gets into humans […]

13 Jun
2022
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lizards florida

What Kind of Lizards are in Florida?

Lizards are reptiles which can range from tiny sizes of less than an inch to giant lizards several feet in length. In Florida, lizards are everywhere. In Brevard County you will encounter small lizards mostly. But there are exceptions. Tegu The Tegu Lizard is a large lizard which first leapt on the scene about four […]

06 Jun
2022
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