Leatherjackets appear after rain in Los Angeles

Ed. Note:  We received an early telephone call from our neighbor Lisa Anne who used our personal email address to submit these images

Subject:  Worm invasion
Geographic location of the bug:  Mount Washington, Los Angeles, CA
Date: 01/07/2019
Time: 09:53 AM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  What are these?????
How you want your letter signed:  Lisa Anne


Dear Lisa Anne,
These are the larvae of Crane Flies, commonly called Leatherjackets.  Expect to see a robust population of adult Crane Flies this spring.


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