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Warm Weather Brings Out Mosquitoes

Press Release from Owens Valley Mosquito Abatement Program The Owens Valley Mosquito Abatement Program has received an increase in reports from residents seeing mosquitoes this past February due to the unseasonably warm weather we have been experiencing. The mosquitoes are probably of the Anopheles or Culiseta variety. “These mosquitoes are special because they overwinter as […]

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Officials bracing for the mosquito invasion

News release (This is a joint communication from the Mono County Health Department and the Owens Valley Mosquito Abatement Program (OVMAP):  Big snow years can mean big mosquito seasons and we are expecting some bugs! Thank you to Rob Miller (OVAP), Anna Scott (Inyo County HHS), Joe Burns (CDPH), and our own Louis Molina (MCHD) […]

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It’s time – be prepared for mosquitoes

Press release Heavy runoff in the Owens Valley will most likely contribute to an above average mosquito season. Local officials are already preparing – but Mosquito Bite Prevention begins at home. Residents and business owners are encouraged to take an aggressive approach this year to reduce exposure to mosquitos. Here are some practical tips that […]

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