Public Education

Educating Massachusetts residents about mosquitoes is a critical part of mosquito control. Mosquito control districts perform educational outreach about mosquito ecology, control methods, personal protection. As well as, source reduction tactics around homes, such as cleaning gutters, removing tires, draining wading pools and birdbaths, etc. For more information about managing mosquitoes and preventing mosquito-borne illnesses, see this DPH page

Eliminate Mosquito Breeding Sites Where You Live