Post-Hurricane problems.

In the aftermath of severe weather, such as hurricanes, tornadoes and flooding, cleanup efforts are complicated enough without being hampered by a host of pest problems. Visit the Cooperative Extension Disaster Website for helpful information about cleanup and controlling pests.


Post-Hurricane Pests Problems

Flooded roads and railroad trailsThe problems that follow disasters such as Hurricane Matthew with loss of electricity and water, as well as damage to our homes, schools and workplace, bring a variety of unwanted pest problems as well. The extent of these problems depends in part the seasonal cycle of pest activity. Visit our Extension Portal for look at some typical pest problems that we can expect to see.