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[pct-l] Nasty Bugs

At 02:05 AM 5/20/97 -0400, BLISTERFREE wrote:
>Oh yeah, these bugs (gnats) are fairly ubiquitous this time of year, East
>and West mountain ranges alike.  Here around Tucson, the canyon bottoms,
>indeed, can be a living hell... but at least the gnats don't bite or sting,
>but merely dive-bomb any exposed orifice. 

        Speaking of nastier insects than gnats, has anyone ever heard of any
backcountry incidents yet with Africanized honeybees which are now known to
be in Texas, Arizona and the Mojave desert of California??? 

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