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OUTDOORS Alaska Science Forum Thousands of Alaska mosquitoes are now on sabbatical at the University of California, Davis. They are not pestering suntanned Californians. Researchers are analyzing their tiny corpses to see if the parasites that cause malaria are inside them.

Alaska Science Forum: Alaska mosquitoes spreading malaria in birds

A black-capped chickadee captured then released in Anchorage, where mosquitoes have infected some local birds with a parasite that causes malaria.
Photo By Ravinder Sehgal
A black-capped chickadee captured then released in Anchorage, where mosquitoes have infected some local birds with a parasite that causes malaria.
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