Mosquito larvae are seen in a pool in Concord, CA - May 9, 2008 (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Jersey Using Fish To Control Mosquito Larvae Population

A 20-year-old state DEP program doles out 150,000 fish a year to eat up larvae.


A mosquito is seen in Martinez, CA - Apr 9, 2009 (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Gov. Dan Malloy’s Plan B Budget Would Cut West Nile Mosquito Testing In Connecticut

Summer is just over a month away and something to help keep us safe from mosquito-borne illness could be nixed.



Conn. Stops West Nile Testing For Winter

Connecticut’s public health commissioner says researchers have stopped testing for the West Nile virus for the season.


Asian Tiger mosquito (file)

Nassau County Has Its 1st West Nile Death

NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) — Nassau County is reporting its first death blamed on the West Nile Virus. The county health department says the victim was a North Hempstead resident over the age of 80. […]


Cases of West Nile continue to turn up on Long Island.

Doctors Confirm More West Nile Cases On L.I.

Two new cases of West Nile were confirmed on Long Island.


Cases of West Nile continue to turn up on Long Island.

Queens, L.I. To Spray For Mosquitos Tuesday Night

Mosquito spraying was scheduled for parts of New York Tuesday night to reduce the threat of the West Nile virus.

CBS 2–08/10/2010