NYTimes: Front lines of a high-pitched, bite-size war against Martin’s ‘sneaky devils’

When fighting mosquitoes, standing water is a battleground. (Source: New York Times)

From The New York Times: “They are sneaky devils,” said Gene Lemire, director of mosquito control in Martin County, referring to the insect enemy. “They hide in people’s houses, in the dark crevices and in premises where the spray doesn’t get to them.”

County health officials also are visiting homes to draw blood from people, with their consent, to test for dengue.

For the complete article: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/30/us/in-florida-the-front-lines-of-a-war-with-mosquitoes.html?_r=0

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