Wasps are very protective of their colony and will attack if someone approaches within a few feet of the nest. When a bee or wasp stings, it injects a venomous fluid under the skin of the victim. Yellow jackets have a smooth stinger, so they can sting more than once and the sting can be very painful.
Sting from a bee, hornet, wasp, or yellow jacket; Over 95 percent of stings are from honey bees or yellow jackets; The main symptoms are pain and. More than 48 hours since the sting and redness getting larger.. Do this once for 20 minutes.
Yellowjackets are more aggressive than other stinging insects such as wasps, hornets, mud daubers or bees. Yellowjackets can both sting and bite — they will .
Yellow jackets are easily provoked and will attack in force if their nest is disturbed