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Mild winter may, or may not spawn more skeeters

Published 05/02/2012, Forum Communications

The relatively mild winter has some people wondering if mosquitoes, especially the West Nile virus-carrying Culex Tarsalis, will be out for blood this year. But entomologists and vector-control experts say skeeter counts are influenced by much more than mild weather, and it may be too early to tell what summer will bring.

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