Mosquito awareness

Mosquito awareness

Health Promotion and the Environmental Agency having been working together to raise awareness of mosquito spread and prevention tips. Mosquitoes currently presenting themselves as a nuisance as opposed to a health issue, the Asian Tiger mosquito (which is now established on the rock) demands particular attention as it is a rather aggressive daytime biter; yet, with the right advice and preventative steps mosquito bites can be prevented. Click to see more on the leaflet below:

Next Monday two medical entomologists from Public Health England will visit Gibraltar and carry out  research regarding the Asian Tiger Mosquito’s distribution, spread, and ecology; providing more information and additional advice.