18 Jul '11, 1pm

Mosquitos love Florida budget cuts: James David's job of controlling mosquitoes in a part of Florida that Spanis...

Mosquitos love Florida budget cuts: James David's job of controlling mosquitoes in a part of Florida that Spanis...

RELATED ARTICLES Sewage Breeds Bigger, Faster Mosquitoes August 11, 2009 08:20 AM Canada's Mosquito Capital Seeks More Dragonflies June 30, 2005 12:00 AM Sea cucumber protein used to inhibit development of malaria parasite December 26, 2007 11:12 AM Invasive Mosquito Species Found in Midwest September 27, 2005 12:00 AM James David's job of controlling mosquitoes in a part of Florida that Spanish explorers once dubbed "Los Mosquitos" is often futile. ADVERTISEMENT But this year, the fight "feels like a sort of hand-to-hand combat," said David, the mosquito control and coastal services director for St. Lucie County in southeast Florida. In the past two years, David's local government has cut 42 percent of mosquito control funding and a quarter of his staff. This year, the state slashed its contribution to local mosquito control by half. Just weeks ago, with a line-item veto,...

Full article: http://www.enn.com/health/article/42937

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, and I am one of the moms on the LPGA Tour. I travel full time with my husband Mike, and 3 year old son Lucas. It is a bl...