June 18 – 24 marks National Mosquito Control Awareness Week and Miami-Dade’s Mosquito Control Division is observing the week by hosting several online events on social media.
Organized by the American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA) and promoted by abatement districts throughout the United States, National Mosquito Control Awareness Week is a chance to shed light on the work that helps to control Earth’s deadliest animal.
Here’s a look at the week ahead:
Twitter Spaces / Tuesday, June 20, 12 noon EST
Facebook Live – Spray Truck Demos / Wednesday, June 21, 12 noon EST
IG Live with Dr. Lawrence Reeves (Florida Medical Entomology Lab) / Friday, June 23, 12 noon EST
Monday – inspections
Tuesday – mosquito ID
Wednesday – public education and outreach
Thursday – Drain and Cover
Friday – surveillance
Originally published at https://www.miamidade.gov/global/news-item.page?Mduid_news=news16868653048250