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Havana: A local health worker uses a torch to check for signs of water and mosquito eggs inside tyres in a tyre depot. Havana, Cuba
WHO/A. Crump

A local health worker uses a torch to check for signs of water and mosquito eggs inside tyres in a tyre depot. Automobile tyres are ideal breeding sites for mosquitoes, which lay their eggs in water lying inside the tyre. Havana, Cuba


WHO/B. Chandra

Regular fogging to prevent dengue and other diseases transmitted by mosquitoes in Bali, Indonesia.


Breeding sites for malaria and dengue mosquitos, Timor Leste
WHO/J. Gusmao

Breeding sites for malaria and dengue mosquitos, Bidau, Dili, Timor-Leste.


Tire concentration in Comoro Village, Timor Leste
WHO/J. Gusmao

Used tyres provide a prolific habitat and an ideal breeding site for several species of mosquitoes.

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Last update:

11 December 2013 18:22 CET

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