Ants in Oregon
I’m new to Oregon. Digging in my new yard I found an ants nest about 10 feet from the house. They are black. Do they pose any danger to the house?
Curry County Oregon
Here is some information regarding wood infesting ants in the Pacific Northwest.
Carpenter ants, usually 1/4-1/2 inch long, and varied in color (black to red & black) are the most destructive ants in the Pacific NW. Here is some information regarding carpenter ants and some other ants that can cause damage.