If You See This Bug, Follow These Steps ASAP!

There is one brown bug experts warn people to keep their eyes peeled for, ones that lurk in flowerbeds, grass, and cracks in the house. It might look harmless, but this pesky insect is known to be a destructive gardener.

Stay alert! If spotted, people should follow these upcoming steps.

The Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Being hyper-aware of the insects flying around the yard is important, especially when it comes to the Halyomorpha halys, the brown marmorated stink bug.

Doug Inkley has collected thousands of stinkbugs in and around his home
Katherine Frey/The Washington Post via Getty Images
Katherine Frey/The Washington Post via Getty Images

Yes, it is a horrible name for a horrible bug that wants to do nothing more than infest gardens and homes if they are able to.