Insects of Concern

Learn about best management practices, the least toxic ways to control common pests in lawns, landscapes, and gardens, such as ants and grubs, by following the links below:

  • Ants
  • Grubs
  • Browntail Moth includes more information on the Town's program
  • Tick Information from the Maine Center of Disease Control and Prevention. Below is also an informational flier by the Conservation Commission, Tick Tips. 

The Maine Invasives Species Network (MISN) brings together research, education, and outreach professionals who work with invasive species, both plants and insects, in Maine. Its website can be found here


PDF icon Tick Tips Flier 2.79 MB