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Mosquito Outbreak!

The only good mosquito is a dead mosquito! New York, and particularly Long Island, is experiencing an outbreak of mosquitoes and especially the Asian tiger mosquito, which has migrated in large numbers into our area in the last few years. This pest is distinguished by black and white stripes and is known to [...]

August 21st, 2013|

Attack of the Bloodsucking Fiends!

Tick waiting for host The east end and , indeed, all of Long Island is currently experiencing a major outbreak of ticks, especially lone star ticks. Black-legged deer ticks have long been a problem and are known carriers of Lyme Disease. Lone Star ticks are also vectors of diseases such as Rocky Mountain [...]

May 8th, 2013|