Mosquitofish are available to the public for mosquito control.
Mosquitofish (Gambusia affinis) are a guppy-like fish that eat mosquito larvae in aquatic habitats.
Mosquitofish can be used in ditches, ornamental ponds, bird baths, watering troughs or retention ponds to control mosquito breeding.
The Urban Biology Division distributes mosquitofish to the public as a FREE service.
Mosquitofish are distributed to the public from mid-May through early September at several local businesses set up as Mosquitofish Distribution Points.
Mosquitofish will continually breed in their new home. Only a few are necessary.
Mosquitofish are distributed for free as a public service for mosquito control.
Please contact your nearest distributor to make sure they have mosquitofish in stock.
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Mud Monsters Landscape Supply
5101 Edith Blvd NE
501 Osuna NE
11033 4th NW
(Available for purchase; currently not distributing free fish)
9140 Montgomery NE
Albuquerque businesses with fish-stocking resources that are interested in becoming a mosquitofish distributor can contact us.