Wooly Bear

Does pyrrharctia Isabella predict a harsh winter?

October 21, 2010 // 0 Comments

The scientific name might not ring a bell, but the common woolly caterpillar—or woolly bear or fuzzy caterpillar—is one of the most commonly seen caterpillars and is famous as a predictor of winter weather. In the fall the woolly bear begins its quest for a dark, hidden place—under rocks, logs or other protected spots to overwinter. Let us know your woolly [...]