From: JUDITH BANDSMA
To: DAVE HAMILTON
Date: Aug 19 1998 10:50:36 am
Subject: Salt
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-=> Did Dave Hamilton really say THAT to Curtis Johnson <=-

DH> Any idea what mosquitos eat when there are no humans? There don't
DH> seem to be that many warm-blooded animals in the forest, and those
DH> that are here have fur.

They must get through it somehow. Equine encephalitis is transmitted by
mosquito, as is canine heartworm. (And in this area, we are now seeing
lots of cases of FELINE heartworm.)

The forest may look empty but you'd be surprised at the amount of
mammalian life to be found.

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