It may be the end of Summer, but more people could be coming in to buy insect repellent because the Ledge Light Health District says that more mosquitoes have tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis.
They say April showers bring May flowers, but the kind of rain we’ve had this Spring is going to bring swarms of mosquitoes.
Mosquitoes in South Windsor have tested positive for EEE.
In case you didn’t realize, mosquito season is in full swing, and thanks to a very wet spring, the population is through the roof.
People are being urged to take extra precautions after two mosquito-related illnesses tested positive in parts of Connecticut.
NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say they nearly eliminated disease-carrying mosquitoes on two islands in China using a new technique. The downside: It may not be practical for larger areas and may cost a lot of money. In the experiment, researchers targeted Asian tiger mosquitoes, invasive white-striped bugs that can spread dengue fever, Zika and […]
Mosquitoes trapped in East Haven on July 30th have tested positive for the virus.
WASHINGTON (AP) — They still bite, but new research shows lab-grown mosquitoes are fighting dangerous dengue fever that they normally would spread. Dengue infections appear to be dropping fast in communities in Indonesia, Vietnam, Brazil and Australia that are buzzing with the specially bred mosquitoes, an international research team reported Thursday. It’s the first evidence […]
Mosquitoes trapped in the Pachaug State Forest in Voluntown on July 31st have tested positive for the virus.
Soon, you and your family will be outdoors having picnics, gardening, going camping, but if this spring continues to be as wet as it has been, you are going to have plenty of company. Six-legged company. The kind that bites.