2022-2023 Educators
Quick Cheat Sheet
  • Survey123
  • GoogleForms
  • paper label (21-codeTrap#-wk)
  • Help! Email... 
    • Becky for logisitics
    • Corey for mosquitoes​
    • Brian & Michael for GIS
      • Michael for Survey123​
      • Brian for GoogleForms
    • Josh for CoDap

Fall  2022 Ovitrapping Schedule

  • Week of August 22(calendar week 34)

    • Finalize your question, hypothesis, & treatments

      • 6 cups x 6 weeks (3 cups per treatment)  

    • Dechlorinate your water & then add liver powder for study wk1

  • Week of August 29 (calendar week 35)

    • Set your traps at locations that answer the question should answer your question 

    • Label cup with trap id, label egg paper with trap id & calendar wk 35

    • Use Survey123 to georeference your trap locations

    • Dechlorinate your water & then add liver powder for study wk 2

  • Week of September 5 (calendar week 36) 

    • Collect wk35 egg paper & store in provided bag (label bag) 

    • Use GoogleForms to report trap & site conditions 

    • Replace infusion water & label egg paper with trap id & calendar wk 36

    • Dechlorinate your water & then add liver powder for study wk 3

  • Week of September 12 (calendar week 37) 

    • Collect wk36 egg paper & store in provided bag (label bag)

    • Use GoogleForms to report trap & site conditions

    • Replace infusion water & label egg paper with trap id & calendar wk 37
      Dechlorinate your water & then add liver powder for study wk 4

  • Week of September 19 (calendar week 38)

    • Collect wk37 egg paper & store in provided bag (label bag)

    • Use GoogleForms to report trap & site conditions

    • Replace infusion water & label egg paper with trap id & calendar wk 38
      Dechlorinate your water & then add liver powder for study wk 5 

  • Week of September 26 (calendar week 39)

    • Collect wk38 egg paper & store in provided bag (label bag)

    • Use GoogleForms to report trap & site conditions

    • Replace infusion water & label egg paper with trap id & calendar wk 39
      Dechlorinate your water & then add liver powder for study wk 5 

  • Week of October 3 (calendar week 40)

    • Collect wk39 egg paper & store in provided bag (label bag)

    • Use GoogleForms to report trap & site conditions
      Replace infusion water & label egg paper with trap id & calendar wk 40

    • Dechlorinate your water & then add liver powder for study wk 4 

  • Week of October 10 (calendar week 41)

    • Collect wk40 egg paper & store in provided bag (label bag)

    • Use GoogleForms to report trap & site conditions
      Remove trap from the field and return egg papers to University of Tennessee 

  • March - ANALYZE your data... did your data answer your question? 

  • May - ACT. Create something to communicate your results

Participating Schools & Educators!
  • YOU?
Application Website
Key Dates
  • Summer Workshop June 20-24, 2022
    • Egg Paper to UT by October 15 ($400)
  • GIS Workshop - to be determined
  • Communications Workshop - to be determined

Link to the dataset: not yet :)

Experimental design: 6 weeks x 6 ovitraps at each school

Medical Entomology & Geospatial Analyses:
Bringing Innovation To Teacher Education & Surveillance Studies

Preventing La Crosse Infections in Tennessee Children