Scientists say a tick known to cause a red meat allergy is becoming more common in Connecticut.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — You want to make sure your home is protected during the winter. When it’s cold outside, pests are more likely to invade your home. Joining us Owner and President of Connecticut Pest Elimination, Inc. Mike Lipsett along with Bed Bug Expert, Dr. Gail Ridge. Dr. Ridge answers the following questions: […]
The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES) announced Tuesday that a spotted lanternfly was detected.
State health officials are continuing to warn residents about the mosquito-borne eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) virus.
NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — Residents in Eastern Connecticut are advised to take extra precautions to avoid contracting Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). The state Department of Public Health announced on Tuesday that a second person in Connecticut diagnosed with the EEE virus passed away. The deceased was an adult resident of Old Lyme who was […]
The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES) in New Haven has released new findings after testing local mosquitoes for Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus and West Nile Virus.
The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES) in New Haven has released mosquito trapping and testing results for West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis for the week of August 19th.
Mosquitoes in Groton and North Stonington have tested positive for West Nile, officials announced Wednesday.
(WTNH) — CT DEEP announced Thursday they are closing two campgrounds in Pachaug State Forest because the mosquitoes inhabiting those areas have tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). This comes after the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES) trapped and tested mosquitoes from Pachaug. The two campgrounds that will be closing are Mt. Misery campground […]
Mosquitoes trapped in the Pachaug State Forest in Voluntown on July 31st have tested positive for the virus.