UM: Construction Sites Are Excellent Breeding Grounds for Vector Mosquitoes, Researchers Find

UM: Construction Sites Are Excellent Breeding Grounds for Vector Mosquitoes, Researchers Find

Researchers from the Public Health Sciences Department at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, collaborating with scientists from the Miami-Dade County Mosquito Control Division, set out to determine if urbanization — altering the natural environment to accommodate increasing human populations — was creating new places in which mosquito populations could also thrive.

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