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** How to Stop Gnats **

Edited by Ben Rubenstein, KnowItSome, Flickety, Eric and 10 others

Everyone knows what gnats are. They're those little pesky flies that you
try to get rid of. They're small, they bite and their bites can end up
being an itchy, bleeding and mottled mess. Here's some ideas on how to stop
them getting you.



1. Stop Gnats Step 1.jpg1
*Find shady or windy places.* If gnats are bothering you, it is often a
good idea to find in an area that is shady or windy because the gnats hate
these spots. They also don't like the cold as much.
2. Stop Gnats Step 2.jpg2
*Find clean water.* Gnats don't like clean water. Then again, humans don't
much like dirty water, so this is probably a good solution for both! If you
have a water bottle, use that to stop the gnats from bothering you.
3. Stop Gnats Step 3.jpg3
*Go in the morning.* Gnats are usually out in the daytime so it is best to
go in the morning or night. However, nighttime isn't the best since
mosquito's are out at night and they will bother you. They will be
aggressive if you try to swat them. Use a mosquito repellent


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