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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Mosquito Control Activity Starting in April

Mosquito Control Agent Treating Water Body

The Metropolitan Mosquito Control District (MMCD) will be conducting activities in Apple Valley to reduce the risk of disease and overpopulation in an environmentally-sensitive manner

Each year the field staff at MMCD monitors and treats wetlands that breed mosquitoes with a fleet of trucks and helicopters. Many of our seasonal staff begin working in April and residents of the seven county metro area may notice the green or white trucks with the MMCD logo or staff on bikes or on foot wearing brightly colored “Mosquito Control” shirts.

At times MMCD employees may need to cross private property for access to check and treat areas for mosquito larvae. MMCD management asks the community to please stay several feet away from field staff and ensure children and pets are kept at a distance. 

If you have questions about mosquito control activities or concerns about an employee, please call the MMCD front desk at (651) 645-9149 or visit MMCD.org.


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