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Vector Disease Control International Research and Resources

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Mosquito Control and Surveillance Informative Guides

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6 Must-Ask Questions When Implementing an Integrated Mosquito Management Program in Your Community

An Integrated Mosquito Management (IMM) plan is the most effective solution for mosquito problems. IMM programs leverage advanced surveillance, identification, testing, and product applications to eliminate tick and mosquito populations to prevent further spread.

How to Educate Citizens and Spread Awareness on Preventing Mosquito-borne Diseases in Your Community

How to Educate Citizens and Spread Awareness on Preventing Mosquito-borne Diseases in Your Community

Mosquitoes threaten public health by spreading diseases that can cause severe illness. Educating community members about the dangers of mosquito-borne diseases paired with proactive mosquito management methods can make a significant impact on public health.  Learn about the many approaches to public education and the long-term impact public awareness can have on the success of mosquito management programs.


Everything You Need to Know About Responding to a Mosquito Emergency After a Natural Disaster

Learn the importance of post-disaster mosquito management and how to create an emergency response plan to aid recovery efforts in your community so that you can help protect your community after a natural disaster. Prepare now, be protected later.

Mosquito AbatementFEMA Funded Post-Storm Mosquito Abatement

In this informative, the VDCI experts explain the need to be proactive with mosquito abatement so funding can be accessed and utilized when disaster strikes.

Zika Response ProtocolZika Response Protocol

Our experts outline the basic components that are integral to any comprehensive Zika response. Learn how residents and local municipalities can be proactive and respond quickly to control mosquitoes that could potentially be carrying the Zika virus in this informative guide.

Access lesson plans and PowerPoint presentations in our teacher’s portal. These free resources are designed to teach elementary-aged students about the mosquito life cycle and the science behind mosquito dependence on stagnant water bodies for survival.