Posts Tagged ‘Mosquitoes’

Everyone attending the New York Pest Expo will be fortunate to hear two presentations from Dr. Stan Cope of Atlantic Paste and Glue – Catchmaster: Pest Control and the Protection of Health and Property – Partners for the Good of All & The Future of Mosquito-Borne Illnesses. Did we already mention this will be Dr. Cope’s first year presenting at the New York Pest Expo?

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The New York Entomological Society, Inc.

Incorporating the Brooklyn Entomological Society

American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street

New York, New York 10024

Phone: 212.769.5613   Fax: 212.769.5277

Email: nyes@amnh.org    Web: www.nyentsoc.org

Speaker:

Richard Falco, Ph.D., Regional Medical Entomologist

New York State Department of Health

Presentation:

“The Summer of 2015: Will it be a hot one?

Predicting tick and mosquito activity in the New York area”

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Most bugs we encounter are harmless. However, deadly insects and other creepy crawlies are a very real threat. Here are some of the most dangerous spiders and insects in North America and how to spot them.

1. Scorpions

With a crab-like appearance, scorpions are predatory and often come out at night. Scorpions like warm, dry climates and are often found in deserts. Take precautions when hiking and camping by keeping shoes, blankets, and towels secured indoors. Stings can feel much like a Honeybee sting with mild swelling or a rash, or may be more serious.

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You asked, we listened and are delivering!

Bug Off Pest Control Center is proud to provide a variety of training and informational seminars to the pest control industry throughout the year. This year is no exception. We kicked off 2011 with a great business leadership workshop “Building Wealth in the Pest Control business” presented by Dan Gordon, PCO Bookkeepers.  We had a great turnout and lots of great feedback. In fact, if you were there, tell us what you thought of the session here in our comments section.

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