No Asian tiger mosquitoes in Barbados

The Asian tiger mosquito or Aedes albopictus, is not present in Barbados. Word of this came from Senior Environmental Health Officer at the Vector Control Unit, Dale Holligan. This fol...

May 17, 2018
Community

Call to remain vigilant during rainy season

The Environmental Health Department of the Ministry of Health is reminding householders and property owners around the island of the steps they need to take to ensure that the Aedes aegypti mosquito p...

May 09, 2018
Community

Fogging schedule for April 16-20

The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health will continue its fogging programme aimed at eradicating the Aedes Aegypti mosquito next week in the parishes of Christ Church and...

April 15, 2018
Community

Fogging schedule for April 3-6

The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health will continue its fogging programme aimed at eradicating the Aedes aegypti mosquito in a number of St. Michael districts next week...

March 30, 2018
Community

Fogging schedule for March 26-30

The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health will continue its fogging programme aimed at eradicating the Aedes aegypti mosquito next week.  On Monday, March 26, a tea...

March 25, 2018
Community

Fogging schedule for March 19-23

The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health resumes its fogging programme aimed at eradicating the Aedes aegypti mosquito next week.  On Monday, March 19, a team will...

March 18, 2018
Community