Nixalite Spikes installed on the Coronado Bridge to help deter Suicide Jumpers

The California Department of Transportation “Caltrans” has installed Nixalite bird spikes along the Coronado Bridge to help deter suicide jumpers. The spikes are placed along both sides of the bridge across the 2.1 mile span. The project took several nights, with lane closures beginning at 8 p.m. “It’s more of a psychological deterrent than anything else,” says Rhonda Haiston, the founder of the Coronado San … Continue reading Nixalite Spikes installed on the Coronado Bridge to help deter Suicide Jumpers

The Dangers of Birds and How to Stay Safe

The Dangers of Birds and How to Stay Safe A lot of people see birds a simple nuisance as they leave droppings on windshields or build nests in inconvenient places. What most people don’t know is that birds are much more than just a nuisance, they can be very dangerous. Diseases Avian Flu or “Bird Flu” is a common news item these days, but what … Continue reading The Dangers of Birds and How to Stay Safe

New Biogents Mosquito Traps

Nixalite is proud to offer Biogents Mosquito Traps Biogents mosquito traps are the result of more than 16 years of academic research into the behavior of mosquitoes. As a result, a highly effective type of trap was developed that targets tiger mosquitoes (Aedes albopictus) and yellow fever mosquitoes (Aedes aegypti) that are host-seeking. The other type of trap that is offered by Biogents targets tiger … Continue reading New Biogents Mosquito Traps

Sept ’18 Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations to our September Photo Contest winners! Thanks again to everyone that submitted photos.  The winners have been chosen! 1st Place – Bill Holsonback North Pen School District Lansdale, PA 19446 $200.00 Visa Card“We had a major bird problem at the entrance to one of our elementary schools here. We tried several different options with poor results. It was an unhealthy situation with a walkway covered … Continue reading Sept ’18 Photo Contest Winners