Dealing with mosquitos is not a simple task. There are many approaches and each has its ups and downs. The Village of Ada does not fog or spray for mosquitos because of the limited advantage and the many issues associated with those approaches. The Ohio Department of Health and the Ohio State University Extension services have good advice for all of us regarding the problems and diseases associated with mosquitos and way to deal with the problem. The links provided below point to helpful and informative documents from those and other agencies. These documents support our belief that taking care of our properties and being sensible about using repellents, proper clothing and staying inside when necessary are the best ways to avoid disease and discomfort.
- Mosquitos – includes lots of information about mosquitos, the diseases they transmit and ways to deal with all of it.