All Texas communities are encouraged to take action now to address the threat of Zika virus in Texas. Use accepted mosquito control methods to reduce the impact of Zika and other mosquito-borne diseases. Prepare now and begin efforts to control mosquitoes before weather conditions allow mosquitoes to proliferate.
For answers to specific questions about Mosquito Control, visit the resources below or ask an Extension expert.
Prevention means disrupting the mosquito life cycle.
Watch four popular videos by Dr. Mike Merchant about mosquito control.
Remember the four D’s to manage mosquitoes and protect against bites.
Learn about the different types of mosquito repellents for babies, kids and adults.
Which mosquito control products work and which ones are gimmicks?
Learn more about Zika, West Nile, Dengue Fever and Chikungunya.
Learn from the best! Find an event in your part of Texas taught by extension entomologists.
Learn more about Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Entomologists and Integrated Mosquito Management.
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