The VMCA Education Committee is holding its annual Adult Mosquito Identification Course on Monday, May 13, 2019 in Suffolk, VA. See below for the schedule and other details.

Contact Co-chair Karen Akaratovic to sign-up!

2019 Student materials

General Information

2019 VMCA ID course schedule – you may want to download or print this out to have on class day

Student Supply List – please bring these supplies to class; notify Karen Akaratovic if you are missing anything on the list

Harrison et al. 2016 Mosquito Key Order Form

Directions to Suffolk Mosquito Control

 

2018 Class Presentations (PDFs)

General Mosquito Info- Tim DuBois, Hampton Environmental Services

Encounters on the Job- Tim DuBois, Hampton Environmental Services

Laboratory Protocol- Jennifer Barritt, VA Beach Mosquito Control

Scope Use & Dichot Key to Genus- Jay Kiser, Suffolk Mosquito Control

Aedes- Jay Kiser, Suffolk Mosquito Control

Anopheles- Michael Bowry, Hampton Environmental Services

Culex- Karen Akaratovic, Suffolk Mosquito Control

Minor Genera (Cs, Cq, Or, Tx, Ur)- Jennifer Barritt, VA Beach Mosquito Control

Psorophora- Penelope Smelser, Norfolk Vector Control, VDH