Category Archives: Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)

North Shore Mosquito Control and EEE: The $3 Million Illness

Fifty percent of those stricken with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) will not survive the illness. Of all the mosquito-borne diseases, it is EEE that is the most deadly in the United States. Unfortunately, those who do recover have another 50% … Continue reading

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Scientists Concerned That Cases of WNV and EEE May Be High This Year On The North Shore MA.

Unfortunately, mosquitoes in the Eastern part of MA have just tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and West Nile Virus (WNV). Eastern Equine Encephalitis was detected in mosquitoes in Plymouth County, Mass. West Nile Virus (WNV) was detected in … Continue reading

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Getting to know the two most prevalent mosquito-borne illnesses in Massachusetts, West Nile Virus and Eastern equine encephalitis

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore discusses the two most dominant mosquito-borne illnesses in Massachusetts, West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis. Continue reading

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The North Shore area battens down the hatches for an earlier than usual season of reported mosquito-borne illness

Mosquito Squad of the North Shore reports mosquitoes testing positive for both West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis this past week in our area and reminds residents that now it is more important than ever to be vigilant with your mosquito control and prevention practices. Continue reading

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