This richly illustrated graphic will show you how to identify bees, wasps, hornets and yellow jackets, what their colonies look like and how to avoid stings.
How to deal with stinging insects. The best action is prevention. Scout from mid-spring on for small nests. Early on a chilly morning, before wasps have revved up for the day, knock down the nests with a pole, a strong jet of water from a hose, or even your kid’s super soaker-then step on the nest.