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Understanding and Managing Ticks – A Guide for Schools, Child Care and Camps
(New York State IPM Program, 2017)
Ticks are tiny, blood-feeding arthropods closely related to spiders and mites. With the ability to feed on a variety of hosts, ticks can be found in many environments—shoreline, forest, farm, field, and playground. On ...
Head Lice – Frequently Asked Questions
(New York State IPM Program, 2015)
Frequently Asked Questions about Head Lice
The Unwelcome House Guest: Brown Marmorated Stink Bug —A Guide for Residents, Property Managers, and Pest Management Professionals
(New York State IPM Program, 2012)
When first detected in western Maryland in 2003, most people had never heard of the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), also known as Halyomorpha halys. This newcomer is thought to have been accidentally introduced from ...
Bed Bugs Are Back—An IPM Answer
(New York State IPM Program, 2013)
Bed bugs mostly troubled wealthy people in medieval times, because they had the warmest homes. But as the quality of homes improved over time, bed bugs became a problem for people of all economic classes. Before World War ...