This nasty insect is not a bee but is more closely related to wasps and hornets than honey bees. These insects nest in the ground and attack in large numbers when disturbed.
Causes most insect stings, more than any other insect.
Only the queen over winters
Can sting repeatedly
Uses other insects as a food source.
Fun Fact: Yellow Jackets can be found in homes during the winter months after a thaw. These are over wintering queens using the voids in your home to get to through to next spring.
Due to aggressive nature of these insects, control measures for yellow jackets should be left to professionals. Pest Control Technicians, Inc. offers the fastest solution to your stinging insect problems. Call us we will be right out