Archive for May, 2014

Get ready for the skeets!

Quetico 23_mini It’s time to “welcome” that ubiquitous sign of summer… the mosquito! TheĀ  screens go up, the bug dope gets purchased, and the bug shirt becomes a daily piece of apparel. What’s so great about the mosquito? Those pesky critters appear to have little value for humans… they are one of the deadliest insects on earth, responsible for the spread of malaria. A quick search finds that they do have some value as food for fish and birds. Valuable? Nope, still not convinced!