During mosquito season, which is typically June through September, the city’s mosquito contractor conducts weekly trapping of adult mosquitoes at 18 trap locations spread throughout the city. Spraying of mosquitoes is performed as needed, and a complete analysis of species of mosquitoes is also performed.
The city’s mosquito contractor is Vector Disease Control International (VDCI). To report mosquito issues or to learn more about reducing their population, call the VDCI at 970-278-9977 or toll-free: 877-276-4306.
There are over 3,000 species of mosquito worldwide and about 175 mosquito species have been found in the United States with about 20 different species being found in Colorado.