Countywide programs monitor vectors and the diseases that they carry. A "vector" is an animal or insect capable of transmitting a disease or parasite.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is a federal agency that conducts and supports health promotion, prevention and preparedness activities in the United States, with the goal of improving overall public health.
Corky’s is committed to providing accurate and up-to-date information on pests and pest management to the people and communities we serve. Here are reliable sources for news, both locally and around the world, for you to access.
Corky's is devoted to helping and educating everyone about the fascinating world of pests.
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), also known as the Agriculture Department, is the U.S. federal executive department responsible for developing and executing federal laws related to farming, agriculture, forestry and food.
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The National Pest Management Association (NPMA), is a non-profit trade association founded in 1933 that represents the interests of the professional pest management industry and pest control professionals in the United States..
Looking for information on a particular pest transmitted disease? The CDC is a wonderful source. Here are links to the more common pest related diseases.
The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health.
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