Local Researchers Look To Stop Spread Of West Nile To HumansMosquitoes aren't just an annoyance, they can carry some pretty nasty viruses.
To Help Reduce Mosquito Population, Scientists Are Unleashing 20 Million Of ThemWhile it may sound counter-intuitive, the scientists' plan will hopefully reduce the number of disease-carrying mosquitos, according to NPR's report.
Camden County Uses Fish To Battle MosquitoesCamden County plans to distribute more than 200,000 fathead minnows throughout the county and to neighboring counties this summer.
Experts Warn Mosquito Population Could Increase This SummerExperts warn this year could be one of the worst because of the humid temperatures and rainfall.
Mosquito Tests Positive For West Nile Virus In Chester CountyThe positive test was in the Phoenixville area, part of a regular surveillance program that’s been in place for years, where traps are set to collect mosquitoes to scan for West Nile Virus. Richard Johnson with the Chester County Health Department says the positive test is not reason for alarm, but is reason for further testing.
Camden County Health Officials Confirm 5th Case Of West Nile VirusHealth officials in Camden County have confirmed its fifth case of West Nile Virus.
New Jersey Reports First 2012 West Nile Virus Death, In Burlington CountyNew Jersey health officials are reporting the first death in the state this year of a person from the mosquito-borne West Nile virus.
Health Officials Gearing Up For A Busy Mosquito SeasonIt's only the first week of March and already state health officials are concerned about the impact of mosquitoes this Spring. The little bugs can already been seen buzzing around some Delaware Valley neighborhoods.
Health Officials Concerned About Mosquito Impact This SpringIt's only the first week of March and already state health officials are concerned about the impact of mosquitoes this spring.