Posted in January 2013

Maryland Stink Bug Population To Increase in 2013

Maryland Stink Bug Population To Increase in 2013

According to entomologists, we’re likely to see a huge increase in the Maryland stink bug population in 2013. The brown marmorated stink bug has been an invasive species in the US for the past 20 years. “Our breakout year was 2010 when we had enormous populations of stink bugs throughout the region … 2013 may … Continue reading

New Tick-Borne Disease Discovered in US

New Tick-Borne Disease Discovered in US

Yale researchers have discovered a new tick-borne disease in the Northeast region of the US. Described as a cousin of Lyme disease, this new disease is transmitted by the deer tick. The new bacterial illness was just recently disclosed in a paper and letter in the New England Journal of Medicine, and is the 5th … Continue reading

Happy New Year from Mosquito Squad!

Happy New Year from Mosquito Squad!

Happy New Year from all of us here at Mosquito Squad of Howard & Montgomery County Maryland! We want to thank our customers for making 2012 a great year! In the light of an increase of Lyme Disease in our area, rise in the stink bug population and banner year for West Nile Virus, we … Continue reading