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Advanced Mosquito Identification and Certification Course
Next Class will be held Spring 2015
Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory
Vero Beach, FLClick here for Information
Public Health CEU Opportunities
The Pesticide Certification Section of the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (Agricultural Environmental Services Division) is responsible for overseeing the CEU program.
FMCA 2015 Dodd Plenary Short Courses
Location: Hilton Orlando/Altamonte Springs
Dates: January 26th - 30th, 2015
Field Methods in Medical Entomology – North Carolina
Location: Highlands Biological Station, Highlands, NC
Dates: June 9-21, 2014
The course is field and laboratory intensive and the students may stay in residence at the station during the two weeks.
This course focuses on the natural history, taxonomy, collection, and preservation of arthropods of medical importance that are found in the Southern Appalachians. Students will participate in a class field project investigating the ecology of rock pool mosquitoes within the Chattooga River watershed. Intensive field and laboratory exercises will accompany didactic instruction. This course is designed for advanced students and K-12 educators with a strong biological background. Students should be prepared for moderate hiking and traversing some riverine environments.
As part of this course, we will be collecting both in the Great Smoky National Park and within the Chattooga River watershed.
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FMCA 2014 Meeting
Bonaventure Resort & Spa in Weston, FL
Dates: November 10 - 12, 2014