by Minnesota Exterminator | Apr 15, 2023 | Ticks, Wood Ticks, Woodticks in Minnesota
The vast Minnesota wilderness is one of the reasons so many choose this state as their home. Living in Minnesota is like being one with nature. You can find a bounty of natural beauty just a short distance from your home. From lakes to wildlife, Minnesota has everything that makes our world special. However, nature also includes ticks and the bacteria they may or may not be carrying. May is National Lyme Disease Awareness Month, and EcoTech wants you to enjoy the outdoors safely this summer.
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by Minnesota Exterminator | Jun 23, 2017 | Flea removal, Ticks, Wood Ticks, Woodticks in Minnesota
Summertime is here in Minneapolis and that means you need to be more aware of Fleas and Ticks. As many people believe you need to have a dog or cat in order to have fleas and ticks in your house. This is not true, although they often carry these two insects they are not the only ones that can! Fleas and ticks can easily grasp onto a person to gain entry to your house. They may also come inside on new carpeting or other items brought into the house. Fleas and ticks may carry diseases like Lyme disease, typhoid fever or tapeworms that can make humans and your pets very sick, that is why if you have an infestation you should give Eco Tech a call today!
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by Ecotech Natural Pest Control | Jun 8, 2010 | Ticks, Wood Ticks, Woodticks in MinnesotaA Health Epidemic That’s Going Largely Unnoticed We’re in the midst of a terrifying epidemic, although you wouldn’t know it to talk to most doctors and health specialists. The disease is growing at a rate faster than AIDS. From 2006 to 2008 alone,... Read Full Post →
by Ecotech Natural Pest Control | Jun 1, 2010 | Green Pest Control, Wood Ticks, Woodticks in MinnesotaControlling Ticks In Minnesota High risk areas for tick exposure in Minnesota include the north central, east-central and southeastern regions of the state, also extending into some northwestern counties. Greatest risk is found within hardwood or mixed hardwood... Read Full Post →
by Ecotech Natural Pest Control | May 28, 2010 | Green Pest Control, Ticks, Wood Ticks, Woodticks in MinnesotaControlling Ticks In Minnesota The blacklegged tick, I. scapularis, is the vector of Lyme disease, human anaplasmosis, babesiosis, and Powassan encephalitis. You can generally recognize an unengorged adult female blacklegged tick from its black legs and scutum (the... Read Full Post →
by Ecotech Natural Pest Control | May 26, 2010 | Green Pest Control, Minnesota pest removal, Ticks, Wood Ticks, Woodticks in MinnesotaControlling Ticks In Minnesota There are thirteen known species of ticks in Minnesota. The majority of these species are known as hard ticks, because they have a relatively hard body and possess a plate-like shield, or scutum (fig. 1), behind the head. Of these,... Read Full Post →