Name: Chionaspis pinifoliae
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — For Sue Mills, it was simultaneously concerning and reassuring for her staff to find a quagga mussel attached to a boat that was about to hit the water in Yellowstone National Park.
Name: Cicadomorpha spp.
Name: Pulvinaria innumerabilis
In the past two years, three U.S. juries have awarded multimillion-dollar verdicts to plaintiffs who asserted that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, gave them non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a cancer of the immune system. Bayer, a German chemical company, bought Roundup’s inventor, Monsant…
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A punishing drought in the U.S. West is drying up waterways, sparking wildfires and leaving farmers scrambling for water. Next up: a plague of voracious grasshoppers.
Name: Rhagoletis pomonella
Name: Philaenus spumarius
This bug is creeping around your property. He may be friend or foe.
Name: Manduca quinquemaculata
Name: Eriophyes pyri
Name: Malacosoma californicum
Name: Trionymus haancheni
Name: Dermestes Lardarius
The Idaho State Department of Agriculture has confirmed the presence of Eurasian watermilfoil, an aquatic noxious weed, in Blue Heart Spring near Box Canyon on the Snake River. ISDA’s recent investigation and sampling confirmed the presence of both Andean watermilfoil, a native species, and …
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Wildlife agencies in Oregon, Washington and Idaho are urging pet stores to stop selling a popular aquarium product after discovering invasive zebra mussels inside them.
HAGERMAN, Idaho (AP) — Two types of aquatic plants have been growing at the bottom of Blue Heart Springs in Idaho, threatening the tourist destination’s blue waters by obscuring the sand below and turning the water green, environmental officials said.
SALT LAKE CITY — Since 1993 the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food (UDAF) Invasive Insect Program has taken extensive measures to exclude Japanese beetle from the state. Japanese beetle is a destructive, invasive pest that feeds on the foliage of over 300 different plants, including man…
Name: Arocatus melanocephalus
Name: Metopolophium Festucae Cerealium
Name: Spodoptera exigua
Name: Thyanta spp.
Name: Cerambycidae spp.
Name: Collembola spp.
Name: Tomicus piniperda (Linnaeus)
Name: Petrobia latens
The discovery of yellow starthistle on private land in Bingham County has alarmed state land managers and county weed superintendents in the region about its potential spread throughout eastern Idaho.
Scientists removed 98 so-called murder hornets from a nest discovered near the Canadian border in Washington state over the weekend, including 13 that were captured live in a net, the state Department of Agriculture said Monday.
Name: Eriophyes mali
SEATTLE — Washington state officials said Monday they were again unsuccessful at live-tracking a “murder” hornet while trying to find and destroy a nest of the giant insects.
Name: Limothrips denticornis
Name: Latrodectus hesperus
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Agricultural officials in Washington state said Friday they are trying to find and destroy a nest of Asian giant hornets — also known as murder hornets — amid concerns they could kill honey bees crucial for pollinating raspberry and blueberry crops.
Name: Vasates quadripedes
Name: Tetranychus turkesani
Name: Cacopsylla pyricola
Name: Diplolepis rosae
Name: Tachytes spp.
Name: Pogonomyrmex spp.
BOISE — Representatives from the Idaho Conservation League and the Idaho Organization of Resource Councils expressed concern Tuesday over pesticide application regulations that are moving from Idaho Department of Agriculture jurisdiction and into Federal Aviation Administration jurisdiction.
Name: Agrilus anxius
Name: Anasa tristis
Name: Otiorhynchus sulcatus