A complex geography system in the marshland near Deal Island explains much about the great outdoors humans from Delaware to Virginia enjoy in summer.
Taking them out before they bite. That’s what’s going on right now in Maryland marshes as the state wages war on mosquitoes.
The Maryland Department of Agriculture is going after mosquitoes.
The Maryland Department of Agriculture says it’s launching an aerial offensive to combat mosquitoes.
The state of Maryland is taking new safety steps in the midst of a spike in West Nile virus cases. Wednesday night, crews sprayed communities to kill the mosquitoes that carry this deadly disease.
A disease with no known cure kills a horse on the Eastern Shore, and it can kill humans as well. It’s carried by mosquitoes, and it may be even more dangerous than the West Nile virus.
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Maj. Scotty Long is no historian, but his work sometimes leads him to extract DNA from century-old mosquitoes kept by the Smithsonian Institution.
District of Columbia health officials are reporting the city’s first West Nile virus death.
The Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) will spray for mosquitoes in Anne Arundel County after cases of West Nile Virus reported in Maryland.
West Nile virus now has killed 47 people and infected an estimated 95,000.
Maryland public health officials say the first case of West Nile virus has been diagnosed in the state.