https://animals.mom.me/wasps-hornets-come-back-old-nests-11448.html

While wasps and hornet species exhibit subtle differences in nesting habits, most have ... New queens hibernate over the winter and start new nests each spring.

https://www.extension.iastate.edu/news/2006/oct/070901.htm

The hornet's nest is a marvel of nature's engineering. The nest shelters ... Queens are the only members of the colony able to survive the winter. In April or May, ...

http://archive-srel.uga.edu/outreach/ecoviews/ecoview171210.htm

Dec 10, 2017 ... WINTER BRINGS QUESTIONS ABOUT HORNET NESTS ... female bald-faced hornets emerge from winter dormancy and select new nest sites.

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/invertebrates/group/hornets/

Peer inside a hornet hive and find out how these social insects live. Discover ... Average life span: Several months (the queen lives through winter). Size: 1.25 ...

https://www.jcehrlich.com/blog/where-do-wasps-go-in-the-winter/

Mar 7, 2018 ... Find out what happens to wasps in winter and reach out to Ehrlich if ... Take a look at this footage by worldofwasps showing hornets at the nest.

https://www.pestworld.org/news-hub/pest-articles/paper-wasps-can-stick-around-during-winter/

Believe it or not, some paper wasps do survive through the winter. ... Have you ever spotted a wasp flying around your home in the dead of winter and wondered , ...

https://www.wasp-removal.com/hornet-lifecycle.php

As with other types of wasps, Queen Hornets that have hibernated through the winter become active in the spring as the temperature starts to warm up.

https://www.colonialpest.com/wasps-indoors-in-winter-what-gives/

Mar 8, 2011 ... Q. I found a wasp in an upstairs bedroom yesterday, flying around indoors in the middle of winter! It was mostly black with some yellow stripes ...

https://www.rottler.com/how-weather-affects-yellow-jackets

In winter, a nest will only survive it is in a temperature-controlled environment, like an attic space, garage, heated shed, or a wall void. When a yellow jacket nest ...

https://www.doyourownpestcontrol.com/wasp.htm

You will need a quick spray of Bonide Wasp and Hornet Aerosol or PT Wasp .... enter a dormancy thru the winter(overwinter) and pupate the following spring, ...