Welcome rain, but not mosquitoes

August 1, 2014 11:27 AM

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Welcome rain, but not mosquitoes

Colorado witnessed most of the cases of the West Nile virus in August, September and October. This is the time of the year when rains arrive in this area. Though these rains help keep Colorado green, concerns about the spread of West Nile virus also rises.

An investigation in about eight Colorado counties has found the virus in mosquitoes i. e. they are responsible for the spread of the West Nile virus. There have been five confirmed human cases so far. The rains provide more potential breeding grounds for all these mosquitoes. To act on this in recen...

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