Growing Degree Days As of May 9, 2019
- GDD Base 50F BE accumulation since Jan. 1 2019 108.2
- GDD Base 40F accumulation since Jan. 1, 2019 436.0
Winter Moth and Gypsy Moth Update
Winter moth and gypsy moth are two insects that have caused widespread defoliation of trees on Cape Cod in the recent past. The defoliation events have left many homeowners concerned about the health of their trees and wondering whether management of these insects is still required. The following update includes some predictions of what you may expect for 2019 in Barnstable County. Read more.