Mosquito News Feed – Greenville, NC 27858

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  • The mosquitoes are out and buzzing, and the City of Hampton wants you to ‘Tip ‘N Toss’ 17 May 2019 21:12 WTKR HAMPTON, Va. –  It’s that time of the year you may want to grab the swatter. “The mosquitoes are out. I can be out here talking to you and I’ll feel them biting.” Barbara Bowser lives the Shell Road neighborhood. She got bit four times yesterday, and …
  • Dry spring means fewer mosquitoes: Okanagan pest controllers 16 May 2019 22:10 Global News While the dry spring conditions exacerbate the fire risk in the Okanagan, it also means pesky mosquitoes will be less of a nuisance this summer. Crews with the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen (RDOS) mosquito control program were out on Thursday …
  • World in Progress: Medellin's war on dengue-carrying mosquitoes 15 May 2019 16:01 DW.DE
  • Tips to keep mosquitoes out of your landscape 15 May 2019 13:02 Shawnee News Star We are still a few weeks out from the official start of summer, but with warmer weather, spending time outside is a priority for many. It is fun to invite friends and family over for a cookout. Unfortunately, there will likely be some unwanted pesky guests …
  • ‘We’ve had zero mosquitoes’: City talks mosquito surveys, problem pests 15 May 2019 02:21 CFRE You might not need as much bug spray, as usual, this May long weekend. The City of Regina hasn’t seen a single mosquito in any of its 12 traps over the first week of their mosquito surveying season. READ MORE: Edmonton sees first wave of mosquitoes ahead …
  • Miami-Dade Mayor offers tips to avoid mosquitoes this season 14 May 2019 20:15 WSVN May 14, 2019 May 14, 2019 MIAMI (WSVN) - Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Giménez is offering tips to avoid pesky mosquitoes this season. The rainy season is here, and as all South Floridians know, that means so are the mosquitoes. The rain actually brings a …
  • UK to be hit by swarm of mosquitoes if CO2 stays at record levels 14 May 2019 11:59 Metro Cafe There are fears climate change means mosquitos could bring malaria, Zika, dengue and yellow fever to the UK (Photo: Getty)Scientists have detected the highest levels of carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere since records began. The Mauna Loa Observatory …
  • CARPHA urges region to deal seriously to eradicate mosquitoes 14 May 2019 05:48 Jamaica Observer PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is warning the region that as the rainy seasons approaches every effort must be made to intensify efforts to deal with mosquitoes, which it describes as “the world…
  • Mosquito tests positive for West Nile virus in Spring. When are mosquitoes coming? 14 May 2019 04:11 KPRC MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas - West Nile virus was detected in a mosquito in Spring last week. The Montgomery County Precinct 3 Mosquito Abatement team detected the first positive test of the season Friday. “Our office is working diligently to minimize the …
  • West Nile virus found in south Montgomery County mosquitoes 14 May 2019 01:22 Houston Community Newspapers Online Officials with Precinct 3 Commissioner James Noack's office have confirmed its first West Nile virus positive mosquito of the season. Here, Justin Fausek, with Commissioners Office Precinct 3, demonstrates how mosquitoes are tested for West Nile virus …
  • Charleston County spraying for mosquitoes May 13-20 14 May 2019 00:55 WCIV-TV
  • Protect against ticks, mosquitoes this summer 13 May 2019 15:01 US Army (official) KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany -- When the weather becomes warmer and summer approaches, it's not uncommon for individuals to spend more time outdoors or walking in wooded areas. That's why it's truly important for people to begin protecting …
  • North Bay Mosquitoes Arriving Early 13 May 2019 13:11 KSRO Mosquitoes are popping up across the North Bay a little early this year. The region’s mosquito season has arrived earlier than expected due to warmer spring temps and more precipitation than usual. The Marin-Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District have …
  • Vijayawada Municipal Corporation launches fragrance war to kill mosquitoes in 10 localities in city 12 May 2019 06:19 The New Indian Express Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) has recently installed ‘Mosquito Devices’ on a pilot basis in 10 localities in the city that are prone to vector-borne diseases. The devices will attract and kill the mosquitoes around …
  • Drones Flying Over Florida To Fight Mosquitoes 11 May 2019 12:21 Medical Daily Residents of South Florida may soon see small unmanned aerial vehicles flying over their communities. The Florida Keys Mosquito Control District plans to launch a new project that aims to utilize drones to stop the spread of potentially harmful mosquitoes …
  • Health experts warning Oklahomans about spread of mosquitoes 10 May 2019 16:34 KFOR-TV-DT × Health experts warning Oklahomans about spread of mosquitoes OKLAHOMA CITY – Summer is just around the corner, so health experts are already warning Oklahomans to take steps to prevent mosquito bites. We’ve seen a lot of rainfall recently, so officials …
  • Mosquitoes 2019 10 May 2019 12:18 Westside Gazette By Sallie James Florida Department of Health in Broward County You’re trying to fall asleep when you hear that barely-audible, high-pitched buzz that tells you a bloodthirsty mosquito is waiting to take a bite. It can be annoying, but mosquitoes are more …
  • Feed Mosquitoes Sugar to Keep the Bites Away 10 May 2019 07:45 Inside Science When the bloodsucking insects eat sugar, they express more of a specific protein that can curb their attraction to humans. (Inside Science) – A spoonful of sugar may help keep the fever medicine away, according to new research that has pinpointed a protein …
  • West Nile Virus detected in mosquitoes found in Tulsa 09 May 2019 19:25 KFOR-TV-DT × West Nile Virus detected in mosquitoes found in Tulsa TULSA, Okla. – Although it doesn’t feel like summer yet, health officials are warning Oklahomans about the dangers of West Nile Virus. The Tulsa Health Department says that a sample of mosquitoes from …
  • Egg yolk precursor protein regulates mosquitoes' attraction to humans 09 May 2019 18:26 PhysOrg Feeding mosquitoes sugar makes them less attracted to humans, a response that is regulated by the protein vitellogenin, according to a study publishing May 9 in the open-access journal PLOS Biology by Jessica Dittmer, Paolo Gabrieli and colleagues at the …

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