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Re: mosquitos in water barrels

  • To: "John Verin" <jverin@pennhort.org>
  • Subject: Re: [cg] mosquitos in water barrels
  • From: "Pat Elazar" <Pat_Elazar@cwb.ca>
  • Date: Thu, 27 Jul 2000 15:07:54 -0500
  • Content-Disposition: inline

I have heard of using oil, but you must use a % of oil sufficient to deter
skeeters & not so much as to make the water unusable.

I use a few drops of dish detergent in my rain barrel. It breaks the surface
tension & the skeeters all drown when they try to land.



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