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Information about Zika from Texas A&M AgriLife Extension

Wizzie Brown, Extension Program Specialist III – Urban IPM at Texas A&M AgriLife wrote the original blog post. You can find it at http://urban-ipm.blogspot.com/2016/02/zika-virus.html

I thought I would jump on the band wagon and get some information out about Zika virus.   298 more words


Hoy Orientación a Estudiantes: Dengue, Influenza, Zika, Chikungunya

Durante la mañana de hoy en el horario de 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. que corresponde a Salón Hogar, todos los estudiantes serán orientados sobre como protegerse contra la picada del mosquito y evitar un posible contagio por Dengue, Influenza, Zika, Chinkungunya.  263 more words


¿Influenza, dengue, chikungunya o zika?

¿Influenza, dengue, chikungunya o zika?

Con el fin de mantener un ambiente seguro para el aprendizaje, el Departamento de Educación activó el protocolo y sistema de vigilancia para prevenir la transmisión de influenza y evitar casos de dengue, chikunguña y zika en las escuelas públicas. 231 more words


USDA Pest Management Program Targets Virus-transmitting Mosquitoes

By Sandra Avant, Agricultural Research Service

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists and their collaborators recently completed an area-wide pest management program targeting the Asian tiger mosquito (ATM), … 418 more words


The Zika Outbreak

Report Saesha Nadar

Many Hindu Aaiyyanists in Brazil and South America have been asking the Aaiyyan World Foundation about the Zika virus outbreak: ‘where did it originate from and why is it spreading so rapidly and why is it not affecting people in India’? 753 more words


Chance Encounters

Having lived in Australia and Vietnam I am well used to insects in there very many guises and have managed to find ways of keeping the house reasonably free of them with various spray etc. 1,405 more words

Costa Rica

UK entomologist leads Zika solution effort

By Katie Pratt, University of Kentucky

A University of Kentucky entomologist is  leading an international effort to find long-term, sustainable control options to effectively manage a mosquito known to transport several potential deadly viruses, including the Zika virus. 438 more words