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ERIC Number: EJ121428
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1975
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Community Response to a Public Health Threat-VEE
McDonald, John L.; Vuturo, Anthony F.
Journal of Environmental Health, 37, 5, 435-436, Mar/Apr 75
After identifying the mosquito as the Venezuelan equine encephalitis vector, health officials worked with the community to eliminate mosquito breeding sites. By educating the public first, cooperation was received in opening drainage areas and stocking water collection areas with mosquito eating fish to interrupt the host-vector-recipient cycle. (MA)
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Identifiers - Location: Arizona