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Posts Tagged: public health

Ticks and Lyme Disease

In honor of Lyme Disease Awareness Month and in response to some misinformation about ticks on...

Posted on Thursday, May 4, 2023 at 2:43 PM
Tags: ipm (143), lyme disease (4), pest (200), pest management (155), public health (15), ticks (2), ucipm (87)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Record Amounts of Rainfall Create Perfect Conditions for Mosquitoes

Mosquito Awareness Week, observed April 16 - 22, 2023, educates California residents about...

Posted on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 at 10:09 AM
Tags: cdc (6), dengue (1), ipm (143), mosquito (19), mosquitoweek (1), mvcac (1), pest (200), pest management (155), public health (15), uc ipm (394), urban (40), virus (5), west nile (3), yellow fever (1), zika (10)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Family, Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Ivermectin: Pesticide Misuse in Humans

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a Health Advisory recently in response...

Posted on Monday, September 6, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Family, Health, Pest Management

What You Need to Know About Disinfectant Wipes

As many school students resume in-person classes, some school districts are requesting students...

Posted on Sunday, August 1, 2021 at 10:00 AM
  • Author: Dawn H. Gouge, UA Entomology
  • Author: Shaku Nair, UA Entomology
  • Author: Lynn Rose, NH Environmental Services
  • Author: Mansel Nelson, NAU, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals
  • Author: Janet A. Hurley, TAMU, AgriLife Extension
  • Author: Tim Stock, OSU Horticulture
  • Author: Shujuan (Lucy) Li, UA Entomology
  • Author: Virginia McGregor, Scottsdale USD
Tags: coronavirus (9), COVID-19 (8), disinfectants (10), label (10), pesticide safety (17), public health (15), sanitizers (5), UC IPM (394)
Focus Area Tags: Family, Health, Pest Management

Bats: Friend or Foe?

Are bats good for the environment or are they pests? How about both? Almost all of the 25 species...

Posted on Monday, April 5, 2021 at 2:31 PM
Tags: bats (3), Glassey (1), Karlik (4), pest management (155), pest notes (119), pests (73), public health (15), rabies (4), UC IPM (394)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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