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Large Mosquito-Looking Crane Flies

Large Mosquito-Looking Crane Flies

Complaints about nuisance airborne insects that resemble “giant mosquitoes” are becoming more common among residents in the northeastern states. These insects are commonly referred to as “crane flies,” and several thousand species have been described. In fact, a now...

What Researches Still Don’t Know About The Invasive Longhorned Tick

What Researches Still Don’t Know About The Invasive Longhorned Tick

During the summer of 2018, a New York man sustained a bite from a tick. This may not sound unusual, as ticks are abundant in the northeast states, and people sustain bites often in the region. More than 30,000 people per year contract lyme disease from tick bites, and...

Massachusetts Sees Its First Mosquito-Borne Case Of EEE In Six Years

Massachusetts Sees Its First Mosquito-Borne Case Of EEE In Six Years

The northeast has been seeing a greater than normal rate of mosquito-borne disease this year, as one Kingston man was found to be infected with two seperate mosquito-borne diseases less than a week ago, and now a Plymouth man has been diagnosed with eastern equine...

How To Keep Millipede Pests Out Of Your Home

How To Keep Millipede Pests Out Of Your Home

Millipedes are creepy-looking arthropods of the Diplopoda class, a variety of indoor and outdoor conditions can prompt the pests to enter homes. Those who find one millipede indoors can be sure that numerous other have also successfully invaded. While millipedes are...