Is this a termite nest and should I worry?

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by schatze, Nov 26, 2016.

  1. schatze

    schatze Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Today I saw this huge thing in the pecan tree above my duck pen. Is this a termite nest? It's 110ft from my house, which used to have a horrific termite infestation due to neglect from the previous owner who was very ill (the termites ate the drywall and carpet). How can I get rid of it if it's not a bird's nest? Will it be safe if broken around the chickens and ducks?

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  2. Howard E

    Howard E Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a hornets nest to me.
     
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Aren't termite nests primarily in the ground?

    Agrees with Howard, after opening in photo program and severely lightening...hornet nest.
     

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