Town of Cheverly
News and Announcements
There are 60 mosquito species in Maryland, of those The Town of Cheverly has around 15. One of the species that the department of agriculture is most concerned about is:
1- The Culex species of mosquito the main vector for the West Nile Virus. The main vector speciesin the U.S. are Culex pipiens, Culex tarsalis, and Culex quinquefasciatus. Thesemosquitoes typically feed from evening to morning.
Please help us, yourselves and your neighbors by finding and removing any source of water on your property (flower pots, trash cans, etc.). Mosquitos need this water to lay their eggs.