ABC7 Guide to Summer Pests

August 12, 2008 8:23:20 AM PDT
Warm temperatures bring out the worst in pesky insects. Check out the ABC7 Guide to Summer Pests. Itch Mites
Click here to learn about itch mites, which many people are blaming for red welts.

Emerald Ash Borer
Click here for information on the Emerald Ash Borer, which has killed thousands of trees in Illinois.

West Nile Virus/ Mosquito Control
Click here for tips for keeping your area clear of mosquitoes, which can carry West Nile Virus.

The state of Illinois warns about an increase in ticks. Click here for information.

Gypsy Moth
Click here for information on the gypsy moth, a leaf-eating insect that feasts on trees and shrubs.