Insects are important to the planet, but their numbers appear to be declining. What can kids, families, and classrooms do to help?
Chances are – if you live in the southeastern United States – you’ve met the Florida woods cockroach. Or possibly a whole yardful of them. You’re bound to have some questions.
Where do roaches hide? It’s a tougher question than it seems. Because cockroaches aren’t like most other creatures we encounter day-to-day. They’re tiny survival machines.
Let’s look at what finding a baby cockroach means, where it came from, and if it might actually be some other kind of bug. If it is a cockroach and there are more tiny roaches about, we’ll look at how to deal with them, too.