West Nile Virus Source Reduction

Did you know that you could be breeding the mosquitoes that cause West Nile Virus right in your own backyard? Even the smallest areas of standing water could breed a generation of mosquitoes. Take control of your backyard by eliminating these areas of standing water:



Larvicide is a great way to control the mosquito population in areas of standing water that cannot be drained. Larvicide in the form of dunks or bits can be obtained from any hardware store.

Mosquito Safari

Take a safari through your backyard to find mosquito breeding sites in this interactive link from Texas A&M Agrilife Extension.