The Ground Larviciding Program focuses on inspecting the roadside ditches, fields and retention ponds for the presence of mosquito larvae using a standard pint-sized dipper. When mosquito larvae are found, appropriate control measures are taken to insure that the larvae or pupae do not become adults. Each inspector has an assigned geographic area of the county for which they are responsible to check on a regular basis.
Consumer Reports finds some repellents are not as effective as others. http://www.consumerreports.org/insect-repellent/some-mosquito-repellents-are-not-effective-study/?EXTKEY=NH72S00H&utm_source=acxiom&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20170227_nsltr_healthalertfeb2017Read More »