Los Angeles, Calif., claims the highest spot for the second 12 months in a row for Orkin’s Prime 50 Mosquito Cities Listing.
Chicago, In poor health., and New York Metropolis, N.Y., path on the quantity two and three spots, respectively. Each cities jumped three spots from the 12 months prior.
Cities becoming a member of the listing this 12 months embody Columbus, Ohio; Pittsburgh, Pa., Sacramento, Calif., Milwaukee, Wis.; Champaign, In poor health.; Portland, Ore.; Greensboro, N.C.; Louisville, Ky.; Myrtle Seashore, S.C.; Hartford, Conn.; and Waco, Texas.
Orkin‘s Prime 50 Mosquito Cities listing ranks metro areas by the variety of mosquito prospects served from April 1, 2021, to March 31, 2022. The listing contains each residential and business mosquito remedies.
- Los Angeles, Calif.
- Chicago, In poor health. (+3)
- New York, N.Y. (+3)
- Washington, D.C. (-1)
- Atlanta, Ga. (-3)
- Dallas, Texas (-2)
- Detroit, Mich.
- San Francisco, Calif. (+34)
- Miami, Fla. (-1)
- Philadelphia, Pa. (+2)
- Tampa, Fla. (+2)
- Houston, Texas (-1)
- Cleveland, Ohio (+12)
- Baltimore, Md. (+5)
- Denver, Colo. (+28)
- Orlando, Fla. (-1)
- Raleigh (-7)
- Charlotte , N.C. (-9)
- Indianapolis, Ind. (-1)
- Seattle, Wash. (+8)
- Columbus, Ohio (new to listing)
- St. Louis, Mo. (+5)
- Minneapolis, Minn. (-6)
- Greenville, N.C. (+5)
- Nashville, Tenn. (-9)
- Norfolk, Va. (-2)
- Cincinnati, Ohio (+17)
- Grand Rapids, Mich. (-14)
- Richmond, Va. (-8)
- Phoenix, Ariz. (-8)
- Pittsburgh (new to listing)
- Kansas Metropolis, Mo. (+4)
- San Diego, Calif. (+6)
- Boston, Mass. (-11)
- San Antonio, Texas (+3)
- West Palm Seashore, Fla. (-6)
- Sacramento, Calif. (new to listing)
- Milwaukee, Wis. (new to listing)
- Knoxville, Tenn. (-5)
- New Orleans, La. (-14)
- Champaign, In poor health. (new to listing)
- Flint , Mich.(new to listing)
- Portland, Ore. (new to listing)
- Greensboro, N.C. (new to listing)
- Tulsa, Kan. (-13)
- Memphis, Tenn. (-26)
- Louisville, Ky. (new to listing)
- Myrtle Seashore, S.C. (new to listing)
- Hartford, Conn. (new to listing)
- Waco, Texas (new to listing)
Greater than 200 sorts of mosquitoes reside within the continental U.S. and its territories. They sometimes turn into lively when temperatures are above 68 levels Fahrenheit in a single day, and breeding season can begin as early as Might and final by way of September.
Tricks to pest administration professionals (PMPs) may give prospects to repel mosquitoes and stop their bites embody:
- Put on loose-fitting, long-sleeved shirts and lengthy pants. Mosquitoes can chunk by way of tight clothes.
- Apply an EPA-registered mosquito repellent containing merchandise reminiscent of DEET, picaridin or IR3535.
- Eradicate standing water in hen feeders, water bowls for pets, potted vegetation, wading swimming pools and different youngsters’s toys.
- Frequently clear particles in gutters that present moisture and harborage.