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Fogging program suspended in Winnipeg

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Winnipeg Nuisance Mosquito Trap Counts

The graphic below shows the number of adult female nuisance mosquitoes last observed in each of the city’s traps. In the summer this count is usually updated daily.

Trap locations and descriptions are approximate; the city doesn't release exact locations of traps to avoid tampering and vandalism.

If looking at this graphic makes you itchy — or if you want to also monitor adulticiding factor analysis, quadrant averages, or other city skeeter stats — visit the city’s own trap-count site.

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Below 25

 

25 and 50

 

50 and 100

 

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Click on any circle for a graph of recent trap counts for that location.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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The fogging trucks have been parked — at least for the time being.

The city announced the adult nuisance-mosquito fogging program has been suspended due to low mosquito activity.

According to the public works department, the Winnipeg-wide average adult mosquito trap count for today was 26, and all quadrants are below 100 mosquitoes.

The city reports that the current mosquito population is nearing the end of its life cycle due to the warmer temperatures in the region over the last week or so.

More good news on the skeeter front: no significant emergence of mosquitoes is expected in the next two weeks.

 

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Updated on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 12:45 PM CDT: adds moquito map

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