Ecologically Sound Mosquito Management in Wetlands

An overview of mosquito control practices, the risks, benefits, and nontarget impacts, and recommendations on effective practices that control mosquitoes, reduce pesticide use, and conserve wetlands.

By Celeste Mazzacano and Scott Hoffman Black.

This report reviews current mosquito control practices in the United States, describes risks and benefits associated with different types of mosquito control—including direct and indirect impacts of chemical and biological controls on nontarget organisms—and provides recommendations on how to develop effective practices to manage mosquito populations while reducing pesticide use and conserving wetlands.

Click here to download the full report as a PDF.

Download a 4-page summary of the report here.

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