[SCA-AE] very OT ? for folks in PA

jkroot at twcny.rr.com jkroot at twcny.rr.com
Fri Jul 25 16:17:52 EDT 2008


Please dis regard prior statement I forgot that one section of Erie PA area along the lake.....this is what happens when you no longer drive out of state often.

---- Ann Kopchik <amergina at mac.com> wrote: 
> They are traps for the emerald ash borer.
> 
> http://www.wpxi.com/news/16698104/detail.html
> 
> -Ann
> 
> On Thu, Jul 24, 2008 at 10:36 AM, Heidi Wright <koala at bright.net> wrote:
> 
> > Having had occasion to drive through I-90 in Pennsylvania several
> > times in the last few weeks, I have a quesion for those who live
> > there.
> >
> > My family and I noticed a number of bright purple boxes hanging
> > from the trees at the roadside.  My initial thought is that these
> > might be "houses" for bats, to encourage them to eat insects in
> > the area.  All our travel was daytime, so I didn't see any bats
> > around them, but neither did I see birds or other fauna.
> >
> > So my question is: what is the purpose of those purple boxes?  I
> > am sure that someone in wonderful AEthelmearc knows....
> >
> > Thanks!
> >
> > Clarissa
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