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Auburn researchers find Zika-spreading mosquito species in state
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Auburn researchers find Zika-spreading mosquito species in state

Auburn University researchers have discovered the presence of Aedes aegypti—the primary mosquito that transmits Zika virus, yellow fever and other flaviviruses—in Alabama. After a 26-year absence, Auburn School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Assistant Professor of Disease Ecology Sarah Zohdy and wildlife sciences undergraduate student Victoria Ashby have discovered the species in Mobile.  Ae. aegypti...

It’s #SnapperSZN
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It’s #SnapperSZN

It’s red snapper season, a time of year when many deep sea anglers rejoice. And thanks to the work of Sen. Richard Shelby and Rep. Bradley Byrne, Alabama fishermen can enjoy more days on the open water. Red snapper season started June 1 and runs each weekend through Labor Day and the entire week of...