Angela Mech, an Assistant Professor of Forest Entomology at the University of Maine, investigates browntail moths, pests known for their toxic hair causing skin rashes upon contact with humans. UMaine’s campus has witnessed a surge in browntail moth sightings, particularly the white adult moths, prompting immediate research action. A simple yet effective solution to battling read more Browntail Moths at UMaine: Researchers Shed Light on Maine’s Ongoing Battle