Information regarding scabies mites. Scabies is an infestation of the skin by the human itch mite.
Information on Phorid flies creating problems in hurricane damaged areas. They feed on and develop in decaying vegetable and animal material.
West Nile virus is a mosquito-borne disease that can cause encephalitis, or a brain infection. Mosquitoes acquire the virus from birds and pass it on to other birds, animals and people.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture