Bald Faced Hornets

Bald Faced Hornets

Bald Faced Hornets are a constant threat to New Englanders because of their extremely aggressive nature and relentless attacking style. They’ve been known to nest near human habitats and defend their territory ferociously with colonies that can number 400 members or more.

Aliases:

  • European Hornets
  • Giant Hornets
  • Baldfaced Hornets

Description:

  • Size: Usually 1 inch to 1.5 inches long
  • Color: Black with White Markings on their face and abdomen

Characteristics:

  • Bald Faced Hornets typically live in aerial nests in trees, shrubs, utility poles, overhangs, sheds, etc.
  • They’re EXTREMELY aggressive when their space in invaded and they defend their territory viciously
  • The Bald Faced Hornet’s ability to sting multiple times makes them especially dangerous given their aggressive nature

The Crimes :

  • Infestation
  • Painful Stings
  • Moving in Uninvited
  • Disturbing the Peace
  • Extreme Aggression

Hornet Problems? Contact the Experts!

Request a Free Quote to Get Rid of Hornets:

WARNING! Bald Faced Hornets should be considered armed and dangerous.
Do not attempt to exterminate them by yourself. Contact Expert Pest Control immediately at (800) 235-3093.