We are getting many question about Zika. At the moment the CDC is saying that those infected in Pennsylvania were not locally acquired cases. The CDC is recommending that some people should limit travel to certain areas. As of the most recent reports, it has not be found to be in PA’s mosquito population.
 
If you have questions, feel free to call us or refer to the links CDC information on Zika below:

 

http://www.cdc.gov/zika/

http://www.cdc.gov/zika/pdfs/zika-pregnancytravel.pdf

http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/zika-travel-information

http://www.cdc.gov/zika/geo/united-states.html

http://www.health.pa.gov/ TOPIC ZIKA

 

The Asian tiger mosquito (common name) or Aedes albopictus (scientific name) is one of the mosquitoes in our area.  Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are more likely to spread viruses like Zika, dengue, chikungunya, and other viruses than other types of mosquitoes.

Misquito Spraying

Dirks Pest Management is a leader in mosquito reduction services offering yard and lawn spraying services to reduce mosquitoes. Our mosquito control services significantly reduce adult mosquitoes as well as reduce the number of existing mosquito larvae to prevent them from becoming breeding, biting adults mosquitoes.

Unfortunately, not all mosquitoes originate from your property.  The best results include an scheduled treatment program by Dirks mosquito control experts.