News Release Archive for Spring 2009

Date


Release Name and Link to PDF


7/1/09 FIREWORKS…SUMMER FUN…AND MOSQUITOES!
–Hot Temperatures Accelerate Mosquito Production Putting You at Higher Risk for West Nile Virus
6/25/09 SENTINEL CHICKEN TESTS POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE VIRUS
–First sign of West Nile virus in Yolo County
6/22/09 WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY IS BACK IN SACRAMENTO COUNTY
–Mosquito Sample in South Sacramento Tests Positive
5/22/09 MOSQUITOES BREED IN CEMETERY VASES
–Vases Are Treated With Water Crystals and the Public is Urged Not to Dump
Them Out
4/24/09 SAC-YOLO MOSQUITO CONTROL AND LOCAL GIRL SCOUT TROOPS JOIN EFFORTS
FOR VOLUNTEER DAY AS PART OF MOSQUITO AWARENESS WEEK
4/23/09 SPRING 2009 FIGHT THE BITE CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED
See the contest winning entries here!
4/21/09 SAC-YOLO MOSQUITO AND VECTOR CONTROL DISTRIBUTES MOSQUITO REPELLENT
TO LOCAL HOMELESS SHELTERS
4/17/09 MOSQUITO AND WEST NILE VIRUS AWARENESS WEEK KICKS OFF
4/6/09 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR MOSQUITO AWARENESS WEEK
–Sac-Yolo Mosquito Control Needs Helping Hands
3/13/09 SPRING 2009 FIGHT THE BITE CALENDAR CONTEST ANNOUNCED
2/9/09 DRAIN AFTER EVERY RAIN TO PREVENT MOSQUITOES
— Foreclosed homes and neglected pools are still a problem