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What is arbovirus surveillance & mosquito testing in Central Massachusetts?

On June 15 the State of Massachusetts started tracking the arboviruses West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) across the state for the season. Arbovirus is a term to describe a group of viruses that are transmitted by…
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Mosquito control in Central Mass has improved dramatically. No cans, no coils, no candles needed.

As you know, mosquito protection is not simple or easy. In days of old, a few Citronella candles and a bottle of stinky spray were the norm. We all accepted the fact that this strategy would provide minimal protection at…
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Standing Water Creates a Mosquito Farm in your Central Mass Back Yard. We can help but we need your help too.

While a part of the country is dealing with a serious drought it is hard to talk about water being a bad thing. When it comes to mosquitoes invading your yard and driving you indoors, fresh standing water is public…
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A Mass of Mosquitoes here in Central Massachussetts

As we enter the middle of May, the weather in Central Massachusetts gets warmer and more humid. Regular readers of our blog know that it’s already mosquito season…and that our long winter means more snow-melt…and therefore many more mosquitoes than…
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Other Infectious Mosquito Diseases of Central Mass

We’ve all heard about the Asian Tiger mosquito. It’s the aggressive day feeding mosquito with tiger like stripes. The Asian Tiger spreads West Nile Virus, Yellow Fever, and Dengue Fever among other diseases. This little bugger’s scientific name is Aedes…
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Why do mosquitoes want to have their backyard BBQ at the same time as us?

When you hang around outside from daytime into dusk, you know that dusk seems to be when the dinner bell sounds for not just humans. Dusk is the time we’re getting ready for grilling out and mosquitoes are getting ready…
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Did You Have Unwanted Guests In Your Yard On Memorial Day?

Holidays are a time to enjoy your family and friends.  Perhaps you like playing games in the yard, grilling hot dogs and burgers, or watching TV on your deck or patio.  Summer is short, so making the most of it…
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Does Mosquito Squad Mosquito Barrier Spray Work?

It sure does work! Mosquito Squad of Central Mass applies barrier sprays to homes, commercial venues, and special events throughout the Central Mass area including Chelmsford, Leominster, and Cambridge. The barrier spray is also called a perimeter spray or yard…
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