Insects http://kunc.org en Emerald Ash Borer Has Called Boulder Home For 3-4 Years http://kunc.org/post/emerald-ash-borer-has-called-boulder-home-3-4-years <p></p><p>The Emerald Ash Borer, an invasive Asian beetle that has decimated American ash trees in the United States has been in the city of Boulder between three and four years according to the results of a new study conducted by a collaborative EAB incident command team.</p><p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 20:38:59 +0000 Jackie Fortier 53852 at http://kunc.org Emerald Ash Borer Has Called Boulder Home For 3-4 Years Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine Hopes To Limit Further Infestation http://kunc.org/post/emerald-ash-borer-quarantine-hopes-limit-further-infestation <p></p><p>The state department of agriculture has enacted an emergency quarantine to prevent untreated ash tree products and nursery stock from leaving Boulder County because of the Emerald Ash Borer.</p><p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 20:45:44 +0000 Jackie Fortier 51882 at http://kunc.org Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine Hopes To Limit Further Infestation The Emerald Ash Borer: An Urban Problem for Colorado http://kunc.org/post/emerald-ash-borer-urban-problem-colorado <p></p><p></p><p>The Emerald Ash Borer, an Asian insect, has arrived in Colorado; and Boulder was the first place to host it.</p><p> Sat, 02 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Tom Throgmorton 51461 at http://kunc.org The Emerald Ash Borer: An Urban Problem for Colorado Giant Hornets Kill Dozens In China; Warm Temps Might Be Cause http://kunc.org/post/giant-hornets-kill-dozens-china-warm-temps-might-be-cause <a href="http://eol.org/pages/259331/overview">Asian Giant Hornets</a> have killed more than 40 people and injured 1,600 in central China in recent months, forcing the government there to mobilize a special medical response team.<p>Xinhua News Agency reports that the attacks have occurred in Shaanxi province. Fri, 04 Oct 2013 17:51:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 50403 at http://kunc.org Giant Hornets Kill Dozens In China; Warm Temps Might Be Cause A DEET-Like Mosquito Spray That Smells Like Jasmine Or Grapes? http://kunc.org/post/deet-mosquito-spray-smells-jasmine-or-grapes California scientists are reporting a pair of victories in the epic struggle between man and mosquito.<p>A team at the University of California, Riverside, appears to have finally figured out how bugs detect the insect repellent known as DEET. Wed, 02 Oct 2013 21:39:00 +0000 Jon Hamilton 50322 at http://kunc.org A DEET-Like Mosquito Spray That Smells Like Jasmine Or Grapes?