While it may not be possible to shield your yard and home from mosquitoes completely, there are several techniques that can allow you to reduce their numbers dramatically.
Mosquitoes are attracted to some people more than others, but if you fit their dinner menu, there are a couple of ways to become unappetizing.
Though America's fear over local Zika virus transmission has all but disappeared since last fall, health officials say the threat will return as temperatures rise in the coming months.
Regions dealing with Zika-carrying mosquitoes could have another threat to monitor as tropical activity picks up this season.
Millions of honeybees were killed in Dorchester County, South Carolina, as a result of a controversial aerial spray that was targeting Zika-carrying mosquitoes.
While mosquitoes are typically seen as a summertime pests in much of the country, continued periods of warmth could mean that the insects hang around longer than usual into the fall season.
With more than a thousand new cases of Zika reported in Puerto Rico for the first week of September, the numbers of those infected may rise even higher as the U.S. territory enters its fall rainy season.