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Plague Of Mosquitoes To Hit Darwin

The Northern Territory Health Department says the Top End needs to prepare for an “enormous wave” of mosquitoes. The department says an unusually wet October and very high tides have created perfect breeding conditions for saltmarsh mosquitoes. There was a

Humans help mosquitoes spread disease

Humans adjusting to water shortages caused by global warming could help a dengue fever-carrying mosquito expand into new parts of Australia, according to a study released Tuesday. People hoarding water in ever-more parched swathes of the country already affected by