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  • n. The application of larvicide


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  • Environmental modifications and manipulations share a number of technical limitations with other methods such as larviciding or biological control of snails and immature mosquito stages.

    1. Target audience, objectives, scope and structure

  • When OCP comes to an end in the year 2002, its present strategy of aerial larviciding will no longer be applicable.

    Chapter 2

  • "We didn't have the same levels of larviciding out there earlier in the year, and with the extra water and things, it was a difficult situation," Morrow said.

    CBC | Top Stories News

  • Stuart credits the city's larviciding program - and favourable weather conditions - with keeping the mosquito numbers in Winnipeg down this year.

    CBC | Top Stories News

  • A large amount of water this spring had the team worried about a potentially bad infestation of the bloodsuckers, but a cool spring followed by hot weather - plus the city's larviciding - made the difference, Stuart said.

    CBC | Top Stories News

  • "That, with our larviciding program, has helped assist in reducing overall nuisance and vector mosquito control numbers."

    CBC | Top Stories News

  • An extra million dollars was allotted for the city's annual mosquito battle so the insect control branch could reduce its reliance on chemicals and use more biological products for larviciding.

    CBC | Top Stories News

  • The complementary roles of IRS and larviciding can never be over emphasised.


  • Mosquito control activities conducted by MDA include larviciding and spray programs for adult mosquitoes in communities that voluntarily participate in the agency's program. - Local News

  • "That's a positive for the spring program so far, but that can change overnight with a big rain," he said, noting the bulk of the city's larviciding program will likely start in late April or early May.

    Winnipeg Sun


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