New Mosquito Trap Smart Enough To Keep Just The Bad BugsA new high-tech version is promising to catch the bloodsuckers while letting friendlier insects escape — and even record the exact weather conditions when different species emerge to bite.
In Somerset, Mother Nature Is Mosquito ControlA complex geography system in the marshland near Deal Island explains much about the great outdoors humans from Delaware to Virginia enjoy in summer.
West Nile Virus Confirmed In 3 Md. AdultsConfirmed cases of a deadly disease. Health officials are reporting new cases of West Nile virus have been discovered around Baltimore.
Precautions Urged Against West Nile VirusPublic health officials are urging Maryland residents to protect themselves against mosquito bites to prevent infection with the West Nile virus.
Marylanders Urged To Take Precautions As West Nile Virus Tracking BeginsThe Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene reminds Marylanders to take precautions to protect themselves and their families from mosquito bites as it begins tracking West Nile virus cases for the 2013 season.
Anne Arundel & Baltimore Counties Spraying For Mosquitoes To Curtail West Nile VirusThursday night is just the first of several nights that crews will spray for mosquitoes.
West Nile Virus Claims First Life In Maryland; Baltimore County To Spray For MosquitoesThe West Nile virus claims its first life in Maryland this year and federal health officials warn this could be the worst summer ever for the disease.
Warm Winter Gives Insects An Early Jump To Spring SeasonAs a warm winter gives way to an early spring, it’s not just flowers popping up. It’s bugs.
Prince George's Co. Urges Residents To Guard Against West NilePrince George's County officials have confirmed the presence of West Nile Virus in a New Carrollton resident, and are warning other county residents to take precautions.
West Nile Virus Found In Anne Arundel CountyWiping out West Nile. The state says it's found the disease in some parts of Anne Arundel County.
Md. Officials Still Monitoring Mosquito ThreatDry weather along the Eastern Shore has given officials tasked with controlling mosquitoes in the state a brief respite, although they are concerned about a resurgence of the insect populations later in the season.
Md. Starts Spraying For Mosquito Larvae In MarshesAgriculture officials have started spraying for mosquito larvae on the lower shore.