OPINION | JANET CARSON: Eastern tent caterpillars are camping in Arkansas trees right about now

The larva of the eastern tent caterpillar crawls around during the day, eating leaves, but it returns to its tent at night. (Special to the Democrat-Gazette/Janest B. Carson)

MAY 2023

Weather has definitely been a topic for Arkansans this year. From the winter deep freeze damage to horrific tornadoes and storms — and a cooler and wetter April — there is a lot to talk about.