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What does MAD stand for?

MAD stands for Mosquito Abatement District

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[FIGURE 1 OMITTED] The integrated mosquito management concept currently employed by many mosquito abatement districts is an evidence-based decision support system anchored by a monitoring program providing data that describe * the conditions and habitats that produce vector mosquitoes, * the abundance of those mosquitoes over the course of a season, * the infection rate of WNV in mosquito vectors, and * other parameters that influence local mosquito populations and WNV transmission.
Kathy Hartman AGENCY: archer>malmo, Memphis--Mike Butler MESSAGE: Encourage concerned citizens to call local government officials and/or mosquito abatement districts and ask that they use larvicides to prevent mosquitoes.
Run by a board appointed by county supervisors, the mosquito abatement district was established in 1958 to finance inspection for mosquito- breeding sites and the killing of mosquito larvae in a 280-square-mile area covering most of Lancaster, parts of Quartz Hill, central and eastern Palmdale and farmland east of Lancaster.