How do termites build their mounds?

Answer Termites live in colonies that can number more than a million insects. In order to house so many termites, they build giant mounds.TypesTo build their mounds, termites harvest raw materials like mu... Read More »

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Do termites lose their wings?

Termites swarm in the spring. When spring is over, the reproductive termites pry off their wings and do not fly again. They must remove their wings to live underground where they can begin a new co... Read More »

Ant Mounds in Grass?

Though ant mounds in lawn grass generally are harmless, they are unsightly and make maintenance more difficult. A number of different types of ants can make their nests in your grass. Once establis... Read More »

What are Ant Mounds Made Out of?

Ants are known for building large mounds in grassy areas on nearly all parts of the Earth. These mounds may seem like nothing more than piles of dirt, but they are actually feats of natural enginee... Read More »

What Is the Purpose of Planting in Mounds?

Planting your garden in mounds allows plants effective drainage and irrigation and has many added benefits increasing the productivity of your plants. Mound planting is a much easier method of gard... Read More »