Mosquito & Vector News

Mosquitoes are out

From Plumas County News May 21, 2018 People encouraged to protect themselves Mosquito season is in full swing and the insects aren’t just nuisances, they can be dangerous. There’s a whole list of diseases they carry depending on the insect — Zika, West Nile, Malaria and others. Of course it can depend on what part…

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Great Lakes States to Collaborate on West Nile Virus Monitoring in Ruffed Grouse

From KXRA May 21, 2018 A region-wide effort to better understand West Nile virus in ruffed grouse is getting underway in Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin.  “In the Great Lakes region, West Nile virus has been found in a small number of grouse with no known population-level effects at this point,” said Charlotte Roy, grouse project…

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Ticks and mosquitoes bringing more diseases – what can we do?

From WTOP May 21, 2018 Joyce Sakamoto, Pennsylvania State University and Shelley Whitehead, Pennsylvania State University (THE CONVERSATION) Cases of vector-borne disease have more than doubled in the U.S. since 2004, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently reported, with mosquitoes and ticks bearing most of the blame. Mosquitoes, long spreaders of malaria and…

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Association Updates

News Brief 05.18.18

April 2018 MVCAC Meeting Post Packet Available Now; Free New Jersey Light Traps; Survey for Bee Services; MVCAC Partners on 2018 Special District Legislative Days; NPDES Coalition Report Filed with SWB; Agency Spotlight; MVCAC News Briefs – Zika Updates; MVCAC News Briefs – Other Outbreaks; Share Your News With Us!; Jobs Board; Sustaining Member Corner…

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News Brief 05.11.18

April 2018 MVCAC Meeting Post Packet Available Now; Free New Jersey Light Traps; Survey for Bee Services; MVCAC Partners on 2018 Special District Legislative Days; NPDES Coalition Report Filed with SWB; Agency Spotlight; MVCAC News Briefs – Zika Updates; MVCAC News Briefs – Other Outbreaks; Share Your News With Us!; Jobs Board; Sustaining Member Corner…

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News Brief 05.04.18

New WNV Brochure From CDPH; Survey for Bee Services; MVCAC Partners on 2018 Special District Legislative Days; NPDES Coalition Report Filed with SWB; Agency Spotlight; MVCAC News Briefs – Zika Updates; MVCAC News Briefs – Other Outbreaks; Share Your News With Us!; Jobs Board; Sustaining Member Corner Click here to view

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