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Brown marmorated stink bug locations

Main Project Information
Goal Thwart stink bugs from further damaging crops.
Task Report presence of stink bugs in your home, yard, or farm.
Where Online only

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, 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

Required Gear

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
Project Updated 04/11/2017