OPERATION MOSQUITO G.R.I.D.
Growth Reduction & Increased Detection
Mobilizing citizen scientists to get mosquitoes off the grid
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for Fall 2021
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Flush out the Enemy: Clear your yard or patio of any stagnant water
Identify presence of invasive Aedes mosquitoes
Report evidence to Headquarters
Create your Agent File
Clear Your Yard of enemy hideouts
Submit a before and after shot of your yard or patio after you clear out all unused containers and tossed all stagnant water.
Submit Weekly Evidence of mosquito eggs in trap
Submit a weekly photo of the results of your mosquito egg trap.
Take Agent assessment for full credit
Tell us how you continue to reduce mosquitoes in your neighborhood.
Recommended Grades to Participate: 3rd-8th grade
Operation Mosquito GRID (Growth Reduction, Increased Detection) mobilizes young scientists to get mosquitoes off the grid. Participants will use a specialized mosquito egg trap to learn about Aedes mosquitoes, one of the deadliest groups of mosquitoes in the world! All supplies provided by SGVMVCD staff.