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Arizona Termite Facts

Termites are insects. They have hard, saw-toothed jaws that help them to eat lumber, wallpaper, plastics, and fabric made of plant fibers. There are four different groups of termites: dampwood, drywood, subterranean and mound builders. Dampwood termites like to live and feed in very moist wood. Drywood termites can survive in very dry conditions and…
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Call for 2014 Insect Calendar Photos

Call for 2014 Insect Calendar Photos The Entomological Society of America is looking for the best insect photos to grace our 2014 World of Insects Calendar. Photos should be of the highest aesthetic and technical quality. Photographs for the calendar will be selected by the Committee on the World of Insects Calendar. The requirements for submission…
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