Sometimes it\’s hard to define what makes someone attractive. But for those being courted by mosquitoes, it could be due to their genetics.
They may not be welcome summer guests but they are certainly
expected. And this season, we\’ve seen a lot fewer mosquitoes — which the experts
say it\’s all about the weather.
The mosquito traps are out — and West Nile surveillance season
is underway in Maryland.
Studies show some mosquitoes are more attracted to people with specific body odors.
These DIY strategies can help prevent these blood sucking insects from ruining your outdoor activities.
Consumer Reports took a closer look at what worked to control mosquitoes and what didn\’t.
Resident of the D.C. metro area may want to wear some extra bug
repellent after ranking near the top of a list of cities with the most
mosquitoes in 2013.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland Department of Agriculture says it’s launching an aerial offensive to combat mosquitoes. The agency says this year’s control program involves an airplane and two different insecticides to target mosquito…
Swatting more and lovin\’ the backyard and patio less these days? Does it seem there are more mosquitoes than usual?
Last year turned out to be the worst year in more than a decade for West Nile virus, and as the summer approaches people are being warned to protect themselves.
Spring is finally here and the Washington area has already had some summer-like days. Now is the time to gear up for mosquito season. So what kind of a season can residents expect?