Tag: Bald-Faced Hornet
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April 17, 2009 | 2 minute read
Transcript Greetings and welcome to the Southern Appalachian Creature Feature. At our oldest daughter’s pre-school there’s a nature table that brings artifacts of the natural world a little closer to the hands of three and four year olds. Scattered across the table are seeds, bones, crystals, and leaves. A parent recently brought in a new addition – small, round, paper hornet’s nest. These paper balls that simultaneously evoke aversion and curiosity are made by the bald-faced hornet, which isn’t a true hornet, but a wasp found across much of North America and common here in the Southeast. Learn more...