Wasps on the rise in Regina, mosquitoes down: City Buzz

The last week of cooler temperatures was a little reminder that summer doesn’t last forever. And cooler daytime and overnight temperatures have affected insect counts and behaviour. Wasps are on the rise in the city, according to Russell Eirich, Regina’s…

Southern Saskatchewan seeing driest spring on record

Parts of southern Saskatchewan are experiencing some of the driest weather in Environment Canada’s 133-year record keeping history. Regina saw its driest March on record, recording just 0.8 mm of precipitation. Saskatoon saw its driest April, with 0.4 mm. Both…

‘We’ve had zero mosquitoes’: City talks mosquito surveys, problem pests

You might not need as much bug spray, as usual, this May long weekend. The City of Regina hasn’t seen a single mosquito in any of its 12 traps over the first week of their mosquito surveying season. READ MORE:…