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Eliminating mosquito breeding sites

November 6, 2023

As dengue fever cases rise on the island, you must do your part to eliminate mosquito sites.

The Health Service Regulations Control of Mosquitoes 1970 section 4 (1(a & b)) states all premises should be cleared of stagnant water, objects or plants that can breed mosquitos.

Section 26 (2) of the regulation outlines the consequences would be a $5,000 fine, 3 months imprisonment or both.

Watch the end of the video for tips to prevent mosquito breeding.

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