In this segment of “What's Bugging You?,” entomologist Dr. Art Evans talks with 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark about the importance of carefully prepared insect collections and their value in future scientific studies.
What's Bugging You?
Dr. Arthur V. Evans teams up with WCVE Public Radio producer Steve Clark for a weekly feature, “What’s Bugging You?,” which airs during NPR’s Morning Edition. The program takes its name from another of Evans’ books “What’s Bugging You – A Fond Look at the Animals We Love to Hate.”
Tune-in each Tuesday at 8:45 a.m. or at 5:44 p.m. on 88.9 WCVE, Richmond’s Public Radio station.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans comments on the potential perils of spring-like weather in winter and notes the early appearance of tiger beetles at Stratford Hall.
Tick season is upon us! Dr. Jory Brinkerhoff of the University of Richmond offers up some tips on how to avoid tick and their bites.
Photo: Most human tick bites in eastern United States are delivered by the female lone star tick, Amblyomma americanum.
Dr. Jory Brinkerhoff of the University of Richmond shares interesting facts about Lyme disease and its vector, the black-legged tick, a.k.a. the deer tick.