How Mosquitoes Can be A Serious Threat

Mosquitoes can cause sickness and death through the diseases they can carry. We will discuss in detail mosquito borne diseases and which ones threaten us here in Louisiana both currently and potentially. Apart from disease mosquitoes also cause nuisance problems for rural home owners and ruin recreational activities such as hunting and outdoor sports. In extreme situations high levels of nuisance mosquitoes can pose a threat to livestock and wild animals as well. The economic impact of the problems that mosquitoes cause is staggering for such a tiny little insect. We will discuss this impact worldwide, nationally, and locally as well in this section on mosquitoes and the serious problems they