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Memorandum on measures for the control of mosquito nuisances in Great Britain.

Great Britain. Ministry of Health

Memorandum on measures for the control of mosquito nuisances in Great Britain.

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Published by HMSO in London .
Written in English


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pating control needs. For example, mosquito control officers will know which ponds breed the most mosqui-toes, so they can target prevention and control measures. Local weather reports should also be consulted regu-larly to help prepare the community for possible out-breaks of mosquitoes, which usually occur after droughts followed by heavy rains.   Communities seek to control adult mosquitoes to combat an outbreak of mosquito-borne disease or a very heavy, nuisance infestation of mosquitoes. The pesticides we register for this use are known as adulticides. They are applied either by aircraft or on the ground employing truck-mounted sprayers.


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Memorandum on measures for the control of mosquito nuisances in Great Britain. by Great Britain. Ministry of Health Download PDF EPUB FB2

A brief outline of the importance of mosquitos in England is followed by a survey of the 4 species of Anopheles and 17 of the other mosquitos recorded from the British Isles.

Notes are given on the habits of each, its distribution and importance in relation to man, and the method of controlling it. The remaining 8 mosquitos are so rare or so seldom bite man that they are considered unimportant Cited by: 4.

Author(s): Covell,Gordon,Sir,; Great Britain. Ministry of Health. Title(s): Memorandum on measures for the control of mosquito nuisances in Great Britain. This revision of a memorandum already noticed [R.A.E., B 29 19] differs little from the previous edition, but the list of rare or unimportant mosquitos includes an additional species [cf.

29 17], and a short section on control in tanks of water set up for fire-fighting and in bomb craters has been added. When possible the tanks should be deep and large and in exposed by: 4. Author(s): Great Britain. Ministry of Health. Title(s): Memorandum on measures for the control of mosquito nuisances in Great Britain.

Edition: Rev. Country of. Author(s): Stock,Philip Graham; Great Britain. Ministry of Health. Title(s): Memorandum on measures for the control of mosquito nuisances in Gt. Britain. A reappraisal of the role of mosquitoes in the transmission of myxomatosis in Britain.

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