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    • 2018 NEVBD Annual Meeting Report 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-01-26)
      NEVBD membership convened 26 January 2018, at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station campus in New Haven, Connecticut. Laura C. Harrington, NEVBD Program Director, presided at this first annual meeting for the ...
    • 2019 NEVBD Annual Meeting Report 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-06-11)
      NEVBD membership convened 24-25 January 2019, at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station campus in New Haven, Connecticut. Laura C. Harrington, NEVBD Program Director, presided at this second annual meeting for the ...
    • 2019 Pesticide Use and Resistance Monitoring in the Northeastern United States 

      Poggi, Joseph; Burtis, James; Mader, Emily; Harrington, Laura (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2020-04-30)
      In February 2019, the Northeast Regional Center of Excellence in Vector Borne Diseases (NEVBD) distributed a pesticide use and resistance Qualtrics™ survey to vector control organizations and public health departments ...
    • 2020 NEVBD Annual Meeting Report 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2020-04-21)
      NEVBD membership convened 23-24 January 2020, at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station campus in New Haven, Connecticut. Laura C. Harrington, NEVBD Program Director, presided at this third annual meeting for the ...
    • Aedes albopictus collection kit 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2020-05)
      Collection kit and guidelines to be used by public agencies submitting Aedes albopictus specimens to the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • Aedes albopictus submission kit 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2019-05)
      Submission kit and guidelines to be used by public agencies submitting Aedes albopictus specimens to the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • Anal Groove of an Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) 

      Sherpa, Phurchhoki; Louis Calder Center, Fordham University (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-08-27)
      It is a micrograph of an anal groove of Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis).
    • Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) adult, female 

      Sherpa, Phurchhoki; Louis Calder Center, Fordham University (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-08-27)
      Micrograph of a dorsal view of an adult (female) Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis).
    • Asian long-horned Tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) Larva 

      Sherpa, Phurchhoki; Louis Calder Center, Fordham University (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-08-27)
      It is a micrograph of an Asian long-horned tick larva.
    • Asian long-horned Tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) Nymph 

      Sherpa, Phurchhoki; Louis Calder Center, Fordham University (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-08-27)
      It is a micrograph of an Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) nymph.
    • Asian Tiger Mosquito Information and Trap Instructions 

      Cornell Department of Entomology (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2020-07-09)
      This technical guide provides information on the Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus) and instructions on how to create a home-made egg trap to collect and hatch this mosquito.
    • Can vegetable oil moat trap Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis)? 

      Sherpa, Phurchhoki; Louis Calder Center, Fordham University (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-08-29)
      As one of the possible solutions for keeping Asian long-horned ticks (H. longicornis) trapped around CO2 reservoirs, I conducted lab observations using vegetable oil. It appears that once H. longicornis is in oil, they ...
    • Concepts Vector Control: Ticks 

      Williams, Scott; Stafford, Kirby III; Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-08-30)
      On August 30, 2018, Dr. Kirby Stafford III and Dr. Scott C. Williams of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station presented an educational webinar reviewing integrated tick management approaches and challenges to ...
    • Culex pipiens collection kit 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2020-05)
      Collection kit and guidelines to be used by public agencies submitting Culex pipiens specimens to the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • Culex pipiens submission kit 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2019-05)
      Submission kit and guidelines to be used by public agencies submitting Culex pipiens specimens to the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • Discussion on the Invasive Asian Longhorned Tick, Haemaphysalis longicornis 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases; Heath, Allen; Egizi, Andrea; Falco, Richard (2018-11-19)
      On November 19, 2018, Dr. Allen C.G. Heath, Dr. Andrea Egizi, and Dr. Richard Falco together presented an informational webinar reviewing the biology, ecology, distribution, and control of the invasive Asian longhorned ...
    • Does Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) drown in water? 

      Sherpa, Phurchhoki; Louis Calder Center, Fordham University (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-08-29)
      I explored water moat as one of the solutions for trapping Asian long-horned ticks (Haemaphysalis longicornis) that were attracted to CO2 reservoirs. Before employing the idea in the field, I conducted an observation in ...
    • Egg Identification Guide for Aedes albopictus in the Northeast, USA 

      Shragai, Talya; Mader, Emily; Harrington, Laura (2018-07)
      An identification guide to distinguish eggs laid by Aedes albopcitus from other urban Aedes mosquito species in the Northeast USA, using compound microscopes.
    • Haller's organ of an Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis). 

      Sherpa, Phurchhoki; Louis Calder Center, Fordham University (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-08-27)
      It is a micrograph of a Haller's organ on Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis).
    • Insect Repellent Essentials: A Brief Guide 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-07-24)
      Insect repellents are substances that, when used as directed, can reduce tick, mosquito, and other insect bites. Preventing bites will help you avoid disease-causing pathogens carried by these animals. This brief guide ...