Brown marmorated stink bug locations
|Goal||Thwart stink bugs from further damaging crops.|
|Task||Report presence of stink bugs in your home, yard, or farm.|
The brown marmorated stink bug is an invasive insect species that has become an damaging pest of a wide variety of fruit, vegetable, grain, and ornamental crops. This stink bug species also enters homes and can be a nuisance pest. Our webpage allows citizens to report the presence and severity of this stink bug species in their home, yard, farm, or commercial nursery.
|How to Join||
Visit http://stinkbug-info.org/, register, wait for your log-on details, and then begin contributing information. People can contribute once or repeatedly.
Notice the location (in home, host plant/crop plant) where they are occurring, count the bugs, and report using the Google Map interface on the webpage
Computer with internet access.
|Ideal Age Group||Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families|
|Spend the Time||outdoors|
|Type of Activity||While fishing, On a hike, At home, On a walk, run, At school, At a science center, zoo or aquarium, At sports stadiums|
|Tags||agriculture, Insects, invasive species, pest|
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