Scientists find first-ever 'murder hornet' nest in the U.S.
Of the US earlier this year, scientists have been tracking each and every sighting in the hopes of squashing out the invasive species before it establishes. Ecology officials found a distressing sign this Washington State Department of Agriculture Entomologists found an Asian giant Hornet nest on a property in Blaine. Washington Thursday, the first one ever found in the U. S. A trapper on Wednesday collected to live Asian giant Hornets that were caught in a new type of trap set by the agency in an area that's been reporting murder. Hornets sightings for months The following day, officials down two more live Hornets in another trap in the same area Officials plan to eradicate the nest this weekend. That Piper CBS