Everyone Can Help Control Mosquitoes
Mosquito control is something anyone can do, ranging from individuals to mosquito control professionals.
- You, your neighbors, and the community can also take steps to reduce mosquitoes in and around your home and in your neighborhood.
- Professionals from local government departments or mosquito control districts develop mosquito control plans, perform tasks to control mosquito larvae and adult mosquitoes, and evaluate the effectiveness of actions taken.
Learn about the importance of aerial spraying when large numbers of mosquitoes are spreading a virus or when nuisance mosquitoes are bothering people.
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- CONUS Manual for Evaluating Insecticide Resistance in Mosquitoes Using the CDC Bottle Bioassay Kit pdf ico pdf icon[PDF – 19 pages]
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- List of all mosquito species in which West Nile virus has been detected pdf icon[PDF – 1 page]
- List of all bird species in which West Nile virus has been detected pdf ico pdf icon[PDF – 4 pages]