Uhm, has anyone else noticed an almost scary amount of moths within the past few days? I've only lived here a year--is this typical? I opened the door to let the dog out this morning and thre were…Continue
"If a door gets left open and we are inundated with moths, I have found that they are VERY good at seeking the light. So I turn on an outside light and turn off everything inside and the vast majority make it outside in a very short time.
"Yes, it's getting ridiculous, but while your taking cover, help UNM students and take this fantastic survey, and I dont use the term "fantastic" lightly, it really is super easy. If you use the internet, take this simple…"
"Once I had cats who loved to bring big moths inside at 3am, just to see me prancing about trying to catch the bugs and toss them back outside. To get rid of the smaller miller moths you don't need to start chicken farming, just let…"
"Today's Albuquerque Journal has a front-page article on the moths. Looks like a banner year for these relatively harmless creatures...we'll just have to outlast them, as usual! Check out the article at…"
"These are Miller Moths and yes it is freakish. I have lived here about 11 years now and I haven't seen them like this since my first year here. Unfortunately there is not much you can do about it. Keep the lights out at night…"
"Arghhh! Aren't they awful! They are all over the north valley today. Doesn't happen very often. Lived here for 30 years and only remember 1 or 2 times like this. Will go away in a week or so as I remember. Keep doors and windows shut, oh…"
"they happen in cycles.. its 7 or 10 year peak's
Folks with chickens can both make their chickens very happy and fat by just placing a cheap clamp light over a shallow pan of water on a timer in the chicken coop, moths fly to the…"
Uhm, has anyone else noticed an almost scary amount of moths within the past few days? I've only lived here a year--is this typical? I opened the door to let the dog out this morning and thre were a slew of them right by the door, and inside the screen door. Scared the hell out of me.See More