Mosquitoes are one of the deadliest insects not only in Florida but worldwide. Mosquitoes carry malaria West Nile virus, Dengue fever and other serious diseases. Discover how to reduce mosquito-borne illnesses with field experts at the symposium. Be sure to check out Florida’s Deadliest Insects exhibition!
Scientific Symposium @ Wells Fargo Community Conference Room, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Mosquito Clay Workshops @ Classrooms, 1 – 4 p.m.
Kids get a chance to construct their own mosquito from clay! While the adults assist, they can take away information about mosquitoes and learn best practices to reduce mosquito-borne illnesses.
This event is included with admission.
Florida Mosquito Control Association
Anastasia Mosquito Control District
Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience, University of Florida