Mosquito Alert: Please Don’t Leave Standing Water in Your Yard!

Urgent message from Newton Conservators, President Beth Wilkinson…

“It’s that terrible time again: mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus were found in Newton on August 2nd. Please don’t leave any standing water in your yard. The Culex mosquitoes that carry the disease can breed in just half a cup.”

To read Beth’s article “West Nile Virus in Newton” in Newton Conservators recent newsletter click and check out the sidebar for ways to protect yourself from mosquitoes.