News Release Archive for 2007

Date

Release Name and Link to PDF

10/3/07 MOSQUITO CONTROL DISTRICT CONTINUES COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
–Education and Awareness Is Still a Priority
9/13/07 WEST NILE VIRUS INCREASES IN SOUTHERN SACRAMENTO COUNTY
–Disease Activity is Found in Sentinel Chickens
8/31/07 FIGHT THE BITE THIS LABOR DAY WEEKEND
— Use an Effective Repellent to Defend Against Mosquitoes and West Nile Virus
8/17/07 DISTRICT REMINDS THE PUBLIC TO FIGHT THE BITE
–Protect Yourself from Mosquitoes While Having Big Fun at the California State Fair
8/3/07 FIGHT THE BITE DURING NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
–Protect Yourself and Your Family From Mosquitoes and West Nile Virus
8/2/07 MOSQUITO CONTROL COMPLETES THREE CONSECUTIVE NIGHTS OF AERIAL
TREATMENT

— Wind Does Not Play a Factor in District Efforts
7/27/07 MOSQUITO CONTROL ANNOUNCES AERIAL RESPONSE TO INCREASED WEST NILE
VIRUS ACTIVITY

–District Proceeds With Response Plan
7/24/07 MOSQUITO CONTROL WARNS THE PUBLIC!
–District Continues To Detect West Nile Virus-Positive Mosquitoes
7/23/07 MOSQUITO CONTROL MOVES TO LEVEL 3, WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY ALERT
— 4 Sentinel Chickens Test Positive For West Nile Virus
7/19/07 11 DEAD BIRDS AND 9 MOSQUITO SAMPLES TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE VIRUS
–Mosquito Control Schedules Adult Mosquito Treatments By Truck-Mounted Foggers
7/16/07 MORE MOSQUITOES INFECTED WITH WEST NILE VIRUS FOUND IN THE WILTON AND
CARMICHAEL AREA OF SACRAMENTO COUNTY

–Mosquito Control Schedules Adult Mosquito Treatments By Truck-Mounted Foggers
7/12/07 2 DEAD BIRDS AND 9 MOSQUITO SAMPLES TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE VIRUS
–Mosquito Control’s Ongoing Surveillance Program Continues to Uncover Virus Activity
7/10/07 DEAD BIRD TESTS POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE VIRUS
–Mosquito Control’s Ongoing Surveillance Program Uncovers Another Warning Sign
7/6/07 MOSQUITOES INFECTED WITH WEST NILE VIRUS FOUND IN SACRAMENTO COUNTY
–Mosquito Control’s Ongoing Surveillance Program Detects 1st WNV-positive
mosquito sample for the year
7/3/07 FIGHT THE BITE THIS 4TH OF JULY HOLIDAY!
–Protect Yourself And Your Family From Mosquitoes And West Nile Virus
6/20/07 MOSQUITOES, WEST NILE VIRUS AND A PAIR OF SACRAMENTO KING’S SNEAKERS
— Mosquito Control To Host Mosquito And West Nile Virus Prevention Day
6/15/07 MOSQUITO CONTROL’S COMMUNICATION EFFORTS RECEIVE
INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION

–Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District Receives 2 Awards
6/12/07 MEDIA ALERT: DEAD BIRD TESTS POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE VIRUS
–Mosquito Control’s Ongoing Surveillance Program Uncovers A Warning Sign
4/26/07 SAC-YOLO MOSQUITO CONTROL ANNOUNCES FIGHT THE BITE COMIC STRIP CONTEST
–SYMVCD Continues to Educate the Public about Mosquitoes and West Nile Virus
4/24/07 SAC-YOLO MOSQUITO CONTROL RECEIVES TWO DISTINGUISHED COMMUNICATIONS AWARDS
4/23/07 SAC-YOLO MOSQUITO CONTROL ANNOUNCES EVENT SCHEDULE FOR
MOSQUITO AND WEST NILE VIRUS AWARENESS WEEK, APRIL 23 – 29

–SYMVCD Continues to Educate and Inform Community
4/09/07 SAC-YOLO MOSQUITO CONTROL ANNOUNCES RECENT RESEARCH FINDINGS
–District’s Outreach Efforts Are Successful!
–Download the research results: SYMVCD_Market_research_results.pdf
3/23/07 SAC-YOLO MOSQUITO CONTROL ANNOUNCES FIRST-EVER ECOLOGICAL MOSQUITO MANAGEMENT AWARD
–New Program Recognizes Innovative Ways to Reduce Mosquito Populations
3/08/07 SAC-YOLO MOSQUITO CONTROL IS LOOKING FOR A FEW GOOD MEN – AND WOMEN
–Volunteers Are Needed Immediately For Mosquito Awareness Week!
2/15/07 SAC-YOLO MOSQUITO CONTROL REMINDS THE PUBLIC TO DRAIN AFTER THE RAIN
–Late winter rains and persistent warm weather will produce mosquitoes