Mosquito and Tick Control

Adult Ixodes scapularis (deer tick)

Adult Ixodes scapularis (deer tick)

Mosquitoes and ticks are an annoyance for outside activities and can be a threat to human health but commonly-used chemical treatments are contributing to declines in pollinators and essential insect populations. VCE/Master Gardeners and Master Naturalists are committed to helping our community learn how to protect themselves from these pests while protecting pollinators.  Keep up with the latest information through the following links


MGNV Resources

VCE Recommended Links

Arlington County

Fight the Bite!

Alexandria City

Fairfax County