Emerging Methods for Mosquito Control

Entomologist checks mosquitoes

Entomologist checks on mosquitoes being raised in a laboratory.

Emerging methods in mosquito control have been used for many years to manage other types of insects. They are now being evaluated for their effectiveness in reducing numbers of mosquitoes. Emerging methods include

Emerging methods for mosquito control can be used as part of an integrated mosquito management approach. Emerging methods may be a preferred way to reduce numbers of mosquitoes in areas where use of insecticides is not possible, not supported by a community, or where insecticide-resistance has reduced the effectiveness of insecticides.