Where are the breeding grounds for mosquitoes?
  • Tin cans

  • Old tires

  • Decorative ponds and fountains

  • Bird baths

  • Horse troughs

  • Overgrown ditches

  • Urban lakes

  • Unmaintained swimming pools

  • Open septic tanks

  • Sewage and industrial waste ponds

  • Irrigation or rainwater that ponds for more than three days

  • Over-irrigated or poorly leveled yards and pastures

  • Tail-water ponds

  • Desert ponds

  • Stock tanks

  • Backed up washes and flood control drainage areas

Mosquitoes are active during the nighttime hours, indoors, and outdoors.

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