The Environmental Protection Agency has approved a new ingredient, called nootkatone, that repels and kills mosquitoes and ticks. The naturally occurring ingredient — which is responsible for the characteristic scent of grapefruit — was discovered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and developed into an insecticide. If you need assistance dealing with flies […]
According to a recent UC Berkeley study, there is a link between increased West Nile transmission with higher temperatures. As temperatures continue to increase globally, regions closer to the coast are likely to face an increased risk of West Nile virus outbreaks, according to study lead author Nicholas Skaff. Read the full article.
New research shows that mosquitoes who live in very hot and dry climates evolved to prefer biting humans because of the way we store water in our bodies. To learn more, click the link below! Communities safety and health are always our number one concern. If you need assistance dealing with flies or mosquitoes call […]