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Old 08-24-2009, 09:40 PM
 
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What cities don't have mosquitoes? I'm guessing Arizona cities?
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Old 08-25-2009, 08:16 AM
 
Location: Phoenix
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What cities don't have mosquitoes? I'm guessing Arizona cities?
We only get them during our Monsoon Season.
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Old 08-25-2009, 08:29 AM
 
Location: Dallas
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There were no mosquitoes in Boston or Miami Beach. I assume it is the same for any coastal city. My theory is they can't breed in salt water.
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Old 08-25-2009, 08:46 AM
 
Location: 30-40N 90-100W
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I was thinking maybe Honolulu, but mosquitoes were introduced to Hawaii in the 1800s or so. (Not intentionally introduced, at least I assume)

I suppose I'd guess somewhere cool to cold and dry. Does Boise or Pocatello in Idaho get many mosquitoes?
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Old 08-25-2009, 11:38 AM
 
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I remember being most struck in Boulder, CO by the restaurants having no screens around their al fresco dining. Must not be a good area if you're a bug.
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Old 08-25-2009, 11:39 AM
 
Location: Atlanta
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^Yeah, I was about to say Denver.
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Old 08-25-2009, 07:37 PM
 
Location: MN
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Minnesota. Has absolutly no Mosquitos
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Old 08-25-2009, 10:22 PM
 
Location: Phoenix
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Minnesota. Has absolutly no Mosquitos
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There are nearly 50 species of mosquitoes in Minnesota and at least 28 bite humans. The ones in Minnesota do not carry yellow fever or malaria.
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Old 08-26-2009, 11:14 AM
 
Location: Houston, TX
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There are nearly 50 species of mosquitoes in Minnesota and at least 28 bite humans. The ones in Minnesota do not carry yellow fever or malaria.
Yeah... I think there was more than a bit of sarcasm in that. The Land of Ten-Thousand Lakes is most definitely going to have a mosquito or two.
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Old 08-26-2009, 11:44 AM
 
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Manhattan, part of a city, the same can't be said for BBQ and SI.
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