Five Things You Never Knew about U.S. Navy Entomology

By Lt. Jen Wright and Lt. Hanayo Arimoto 1. Wait, the United States Navy has entomologists? Yes, they do! The image of an entomologist dressed in camouflage and armed with a butterfly net may seem absurd (and it is a bit of a stretch), but there are in fact 38 entomologists currently serving on active […]

Navy Entomologists are Blasting Away Bugs

The U.S. Navy Entomology Center of Excellence is the Navy and Marine Corps center of expertise for operational entomology. They develop and evaluate novel products and application technologies to better protect deployed forces from insects that carry diseases, and they provide health protection through operational disease vector surveillance and control to enhance Navy and Marine […]