Combating Mosquitoes From South Carolina to Africa

March 1, 2018, 2:06 pm EST | Share:

CHARLESTON, SC (FOX 24 NEWS NOW) — Warm weather has made an early appearance here in the Lowcountry and that means the mosquitoes are out in full force!

While, at best, they’re a nuisance here – they can prove deadly in places like Africa where 90-percent of the world’s malaria cases and deaths occur.

Well, a local pest control company known as Mosquito Joe has teamed up with ‘Nothing But Nets,’ a global grassroots campaign, to raise awareness, funds and voices to fight malaria.

We sat down with David Scully to learn more about the local impact and how you can help.