Team – Our friends at NACCHO released an important announcement this week regarding vector control capacity in the U.S., including a range of helpful findings and conclusions. Press Release: A newly released study of local jurisdictions developed by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), revealed local jurisdictions have room to improve their mosquito-control efforts, and continued federal funding to support… Continue Reading Press Release – NACCHO
Maria has passed, and there are reports of loss of lives. Dominica has been hit very hard and all communications are down. Roof damage is as high as 90%. In the BVI, our team is applying BTI to standing water, but are running low on supplies. Repellent and additional control supplies are en route. Courtesy of BugOut BVI, Community Vector Control Operations. British Virigin Islands.
Vector Control inspectors are going from house to house, checking for mosquito breeding sites and urging the community to assist by clearing up their yards and gutters. Courtesy of Randall Johnson, Head of Agriculture, Hygiene & Vector Control, The Island of Saba.