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

While wasps and hornet species exhibit subtle differences in nesting habits, most have similar life cycles -- workers and males die in the fall or winter, and only ...

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, ...

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

In early fall, worker paper wasps begin to die off, which is what most people assume happens to wasps in the winter. However, certain females – those who are ...

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.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://fightbugs.com/hornets-in-winter/

May 9, 2019 ... Male hornets fertilize new queens before winter. It's safe to ... While the males are mostly gone, there are two things that can happen to the nest.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hornet

Hornets are the largest of the eusocial wasps, and are similar in appearance to their close ... In the tropics, these nests may last year-round, but in temperate areas, the nest dies over the winter, with lone queens hibernating in leaf litter or other ...

https://www.hunker.com/13405770/what-happens-to-wasps-in-winter

Sep 26, 2018 ... Most wasps do not survive a winter, sometimes because of the cold ... Yellow jackets and red and black hornets are also species in the bigger ...

https://extension.purdue.edu/article/24041

Feb 10, 2017 ... Many other species of social Hymenoptera, including bumble bees, bald-faced hornets and yellow jackets also spend the winter as mated ...