Mosquito Control Mosquito control is the process of actively reducing the number of mosquitoes. Comprehensive mosquito control can use one or more approaches that target different environments and life stages of the mosquito. en-us Mon, 26 Feb 2007 15:20:42 GMT Thu, 1 Jan 1970 03:00:00 GMT The mosquito magnet M0SQUIT0ES D0 EXHIBIT BL00D-SUCKING PREFERENCES, SAY THE EXPERTS. "0NE IN 10 PE0PLE ARE HIGHLY ATTRACTIVE T0 M0SQUIT0ES," Thu, 25 Jan 2007 11:33:27 GMT The Mosquito Magnet: Weapon of Mosquito Destruction The person who invented this cross between a barbecue and a motorboat really hates mosquitoes! Lucky for us, he or she also had a dislike for insecticide and these glowing traps that vaporize insect dust in the air we breathe. Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:32:32 GMT Wi-Fi mosquito killer coming to a porch near you A biotechnology company with a specialty in killing mosquitoes is turning to wireless technology and computers to make a killing for itself. Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:30:53 GMT Are You a Mosquito Magnet? Experts try to crack the code behind why mosquitoes like some humans more than others. Very interesting article by By Elizabeth Heubeck, M.A. Reviewed by Ann Edmundson, MD. Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:29:55 GMT Mosquito Killing (MKS) Take pleasure in the comfort and safety provided by the Arctic Mosquito Killing System. The MKS was urbanized with technical assistance from NASA and is an environmentally protected way to reduce the mosquito populace. Mon, 8 Feb 2010 16:28:50 GMT Mosquito control general Mosquito control general is the process of actively reducing the number of mosquitoes. Comprehensive mosquito control general can use one or more approaches that target different environments and life stages of the mosquito. Mon, 8 Feb 2010 16:22:10 GMT Information systems in mosquito control Rapid increase in satellite technologies during the several decades has facilitated the use of various information technologies for investigations of arthropod pests and vectors of diseases, such as malaria. Fri, 9 Mar 2007 02:09:45 GMT Mosquito bite prevention, mosquito control There are a wide array of products on the market designed to either repel or kill mosquitoes. Unfortunately, the vast majority of products simply don't work, or have a negligible impact on preventing mosquito bites and irritations. Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:37:12 GMT Adult mosquito control Mosquito breeding sites are not always obvious or accessible so some nearby sources will remain undetected or impractical to treat. Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:36:30 GMT Mosquito larval control Use of a mosquito larvicide may be beneficial when it is impractical to eliminate a breeding site. Larvicides are insecticides which are used to control immature mosquitoes before they have a chance to develop into biting adults. Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:35:54 GMT Mosquito netting Mosquito netting or insect netting is usually made from synthetic material and is defined by the number of holes per square inch. Mosquito netting keeps the bugs out, but lets outdoor breezes in. Tue, 27 Nov 2007 02:50:40 GMT Mosquito repellents Repellents come in many forms including chemical sprays, natural lotions, and electronic devices. The most well known repellent is deet (N, N diethyl-m-toluamide). Tue, 2 Oct 2007 02:03:53 GMT Efficacy of electronic mosquito repellers Mosquito nuisance and their ability to transmit diseases are steadily stimulating the launching of new tools in the market to tackle these problems. Different electronic mosquito repellers, often called ultrasonic mosquito repellers are being produced for several decades already, but the funny thing is they don’t really do what are supposed to. Wed, 20 Jun 2007 13:07:30 GMT Mosquito repellent bracelet Mosquito repellent bracelets are said to be one of the ideal products for outdoor protection against these insects. Different repellents are used in bracelets that do not kill mosquitoes, but make humans unattractive to a mosquito. Sat, 9 Jun 2007 03:36:35 GMT Mosquito pheromone trap Mosquitoes of the genus Culex, like. Culex quinquefasciatus, release a volatile pheromone from their eggs that induces gravid females to oviposit around the pheromone source. This fact is used in mosquito control for fighting against adult females as well as mosquito larvae. Fri, 8 Jun 2007 11:48:25 GMT Mosquito nets Mosquito nets offer essential protection against mosquitoes, flies and other insects, especially in territories where malaria, Dengue fever or West Nile virus are spread. It stops many insects from biting and disturbing the person, but allows air to flow freely. Sun, 6 May 2007 13:40:22 GMT Mosquito granules There are several mosquito control products used in the form of granules, but having different effects on those pests. One effect is adult mosquito repelling, while another – killing of mosquito larvae. Sun, 6 May 2007 03:50:09 GMT Mosquito dunks Mosquito dunks are yet another weapon for fighting those annoying and dangerous creatures. This product is intended to get rid your surroundings of mosquitoes even before they grow up to become adults and is usually used as a part in integrated mosquito elimination programs. Wed, 2 May 2007 22:49:23 GMT Mosquito coils Burning mosquito coils is one of the most popular ways to reduce mosquito bites in many tropical and subtropical countries, especially Asia. Despite their effectiveness, mosquito coils should be used with caution and according to label instructions. Thu, 26 Apr 2007 01:48:47 GMT Mosquito fogger Mosquito foggers work by spraying insecticide in air in fine droplets. Microscopic fog particles are produced that can penetrate even through dense foliage. Usually the effect of sprayed insecticide lasts for several hours and has to be reapplied. Mosquito foggers are helpful in clearing wide areas of annoying insects and could be applied in backyards, gardens, lawns or other outdoors and indoors areas. Sat, 21 Apr 2007 05:09:25 GMT Mosquito insecticides Insecticides are growing increasingly unpopular due to well-founded concerns over the safety. Many municipalities are now banning their use as a result of new research that suggests many popular... Fri, 20 Apr 2007 09:02:31 GMT The coolest gadget so far - Mosquito Killer machine This is probably the coolest gadget for the ones that hate mosquitos and are able to spend $200 in order to get rid of anoying buzzing. Mon, 16 Apr 2007 06:53:57 GMT Homemade mosquito repellents Watching a mosquito buzzing around your child is a different experience than it used to be! Here are some effective and safer alternatives for both your body and the outside environment. Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:46:00 GMT Natural and Plant-Derived Repellents and Products Thousands of plants have been tested as potential sources of insect repellents. None of the plant-derived chemicals tested to date demonstrate the broad effectiveness and duration of DEET... Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:44:54 GMT Mosquito misting system Pyrethrum is the most common insecticide product used in mosquito misting systems. Pyrethrum is an insecticide extracted from African chrysanthemum flowers, painted daisies – Tanacetum coccineum. Tue, 2 Oct 2007 01:56:58 GMT Mosquito fish video It is not a myth. The mosquito fish indeed exists. Watch this educating mosquito fish video and see for yourself. Tue, 27 Feb 2007 23:14:11 GMT Mosquito plant The Mosquito Plant is a genetically engineered geranium hybrid with a unique characteristic: it repels mosquitoes! Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:53:23 GMT Mosquito fish Mosquito fish are furnished without charge for stocking ornamental ponds, unused or "out-of-order" swimming pools, and animal water troughs. Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:52:49 GMT Mosquito zappers and trappers The same mosquito traping technology used by research scientists is now available for home use. There are a wide variety of traps and zappers available on the market, with equally varying effectiveness. Sun, 14 Jan 2007 12:56:05 GMT