Hurricanes, tornadoes and other similar natural disasters can lead to problems with a variety of insects and vertebrate pests which may become unwelcome guests in and around our homes. The extent of such problems depends in part on the time of year and the seasonal cycle of pest activity. Here's a brief look at some typical pest problems.
|General Pests||Wood-Damaging Pests||Additional Topics||Other Web Sites|
|Bees & Wasps||Termites||Decaying Food & Debris||NCCES Disaster Page|
|Fire Ants||Carpenter Ants||Damaged Pesticide Containers||Residential Pests Web Page|
|Mosquitoes||Moisture & Mold Problems||Insect Notes Web Page|
|Flies (Residential)||NCCES Web Page|
|Flies (Farms & Stables)|
Mike Waldvogel, Charles Apperson, and Wes Watson - NCSU-Entomology Extension