Mosquito & Vector News

Dogs at higher risk of contracting heartworm disease from mosquitoes in OC, officials say

From MSN January 20, 2022 The pesky Aedes aegypti, more commonly known as the ankle biter, is behind more than the persistently itchy welts on our legs. Heather Hyland with…

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California scientists debate whether it’s menace or messiah – Times-Herald

From the California News Times January 4, 2022 Government officials to prevent deadly illness often praise low mosquitofish as a savior of public health. However, some environmentalists call it a…

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If mosquitoes were eradicated, what would be the consequences?

From NewScientist December 8, 2021 Jane Monroe Arcata, California, US Mosquitoes are a major food source for many bird and bat species, and larval mosquitoes are regularly eaten by various freshwater…

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Association Updates

News Brief 1.19.2022

Upcoming MVCAC Meetings; COVID Protocol For Conference Has Been Established; MVCAC 2022 Annual Meeting; 2022 Sentinel Chicken Order Forms Available Now!; Visual Gateway (Tableau) Workshop – January 20th, 2022 @…

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2022 Sentinel Chicken Orders

Chickens are being supplied by Haley Farms in Modesto for Northern California and Southern California this year. If you do not want to use Haley’s, you are welcome to use…

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News Brief 1.12.2022

Upcoming MVCAC Meetings; COVID Protocol For Conference Has Been Established; MVCAC 2022 Annual Meeting; Visual Gateway (Tableau) Workshop – January 20th, 2022 @ 3-5 PM; VVBD Committee Monthly Meetings; MVCAC…

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