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Browntail Moth is expected to be worse this year.
Browntail Moth is expected to be worse this year.
Holly Spence
Thursday, May 16, 2019

During high season, the nearly microscopic-sized caterpillar hairs that are toxic to human skin get caught up in the wind and can cause health problems to nearly anyone near trees, especially oak trees. While a bad rash that’s similar in intensity to poison ivy is most common, some can suffer respiratory problems as well.


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