As many people living in the country have learned the hard way, flies that gather in windows, buzz around the lights and fall spinning to the floor are cluster flies. Their presence solicits anything from mild annoyance to putting a for sale sign on the front lawn!
The European Crane Fly is another imported insect that can cause problems. It was first identified in Canada in 1955 in Nova Scotia and found in B.C. in the mid 1960s. Leatherjackets have been reported in our area. Relax, we are not talking about motor cycle gangs but the larvae of European Crane Flies.Leatherjackets is … Continue reading European Crane Flies
Flies are a common problem in homes at certain times of the year. Flies are a common problem in homes at certain times of the year. Flies that occur in the summer are usually either house flies or blow flies. Flies that occur in the fall, winter and spring are often cluster flies, especially in … Continue reading House Flies