Weeds, insects, animals and diseases can ravage our gardens, parks, green spaces and natural areas. It's critical to be aware of these natural predators, so The City has compiled information on the most common pests in Calgary.
Wasps, ants and mosquitoes aren't just annoying – they're dangerous pests to have in your yard or garden. The City takes a number of steps to reduce the impact of these insects, but there are a number of things you can do too. Calgary's newest pest, the red lily beetle, poses an especially high risk to our plants.
Our trees are one of Calgary's greatest assets, but they can get sick too. Let's take steps to prevent and treat tree diseases – looking after our trees will keep the Calgary landscape fresh, vibrant and healthy.