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USPestWatch – Help Build a Map of US Termite Activity

US Pest Watch Image | US Termite Map

Read about USPestWatch – the new interactive map plotting termite activity throughout the United States. If you’ve encountered a termite in the last 5 years, plot it on USPestWatch and help build the map.

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Termites or Carpenter Ants?

Carpenter Ants and termites are often times mistaken for one another this time of year. It just so happens that swarmers (winged reproductives released from the colony when the colony matures) from ant and termite colonies are triggered around the same time of year, commonly by the same conditions. Moisture and the warmth of the [...]

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How to Know if You Have Termites

Termite season is upon us and soon homeowners and businesses throughout the country will see something that raises that fear we all have in the spring – do I have termites and do I need termite control? Termites, as it happens, are one of Mother Nature’s early hints that warm weather is close at hand. [...]

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Searching for Termites & Termite Control

Termites are a big deal in America (though strangely not in Canada – they appear reluctant to cross the border). There are thousands of searches online every day relating to these destructive pests, with people wanting to find termite pictures such as the amazing mound pictured here which shows tourists walking between giant termite mounds [...]

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