Little Fire Ant Wreaks Havoc on Oahu
Published on Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Summer travel season is one of the busiest times of year for arrivals on O'ahu. Families travel thousands of miles to join together in celebration. However, this busy travel season brought a most unwelcome traveler to our island....the Little Fire Ant (Wasmannia auropunctata.)
Article by Erin Bishop
This Hawaii pest's ominous acronym, LFA, will soon become commonplace in the media, for efforts at island-wide detection and control are currently underway. Unlike other Hawaii pests such as termite infestations or other Hawaii home pests, little fire ant requires a much more complex array of control and pest eradication procedures.