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We have been finding lots of mosquitoes, mostly larvae as well as pupae (see picture above) and adults. The pupae live in water for up to 4 days and do not eat during this stage. They are found floating at … Continue reading
This is our other sampling method being used by Chelsea & Evan. Credit goes to Evan for making these simple yet effective samplers from recycled materials at zero cost.