Citizen Science Programs

Saving lives through citizen science


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Vector Inspector Program (V.I.P.)

Grades K - 8

Students conduct inspections around their own homes to identify potential mosquito habitats and collect water samples that may be harboring the aquatic life stages of mosquitoes. 


Operation Mosquito G.R.I.D.

(Growth Reduction &

Increased Detection)

Grades 3 - 8

Students clear their homes of any stagnant water and set traps to identify the presence of invasive Aedes mosquito eggs.