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First Signs of West Nile Virus Activity in Yolo County as One Dead Bird and Two Mosquito Samples Test Positive

    FIRST SIGNS OF WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY IN YOLO COUNTY AS ONE DEAD BIRD AND TWO MOSQUITO SAMPLES TEST POSITIVE  West Nile virus activity continues to increase in areas throughout Sacramento County   Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District announced that the first signs of West Nile virus activity have […]

Ongoing West Nile Virus Activity Prompts Aerial Spraying over Areas North of the American River

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 21, 2016               Contact:  Luz Maria Robles, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrobles@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net     ONGOING WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY PROMPTS AERIAL SPRAYING OVER AREAS NORTH OF THE AMERICAN RIVER –Spraying is scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday this week   Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito […]

West Nile Virus Activity Intensifies in Areas North of the American River and up Through North Highlands

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 17, 2016               Contact:  Luz Maria Robles, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrobles@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net     WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY INTENSIFIES IN AREAS NORTH OF THE AMERICAN RIVER AND UP THROUGH NORTH HIGHLANDS –Aerial spraying to control mosquitoes may be necessary   Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo […]

West Nile Virus Activity Increases in Areas North of the American River and up Through North Highlands

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 15, 2016               Contact:  Luz Maria Rodriguez, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrodriguez@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net     WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY INCREASES IN AREAS NORTH OF THE AMERICAN RIVER AND UP THROUGH NORTH HIGHLANDS   Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District continues to closely […]

First Three Mosquito Samples and Six New Dead Birds Test Positive for West Nile Virus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 2, 2016               Contact:  Luz Maria Rodriguez, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrodriguez@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net     FIRST THREE MOSQUITO SAMPLES AND SIX NEW DEAD BIRDS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE VIRUS   Elk Grove, Ca.—The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District confirmed today that three mosquito samples […]

Protect Yourself from Mosquitoes this Memorial Day Weekend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 27, 2016               Contact:  Luz Maria Robles, Public Information Officer Office:  916.405.2082 | Cell:  916.416.6337 E-mail:  lrobles@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net     FIGHT THE BITE! –Protect Yourself from Mosquitoes this Memorial Day Weekend    Elk Grove, Ca. — Family barbecues, camping and other fun outdoor activities will be popular with area residents this […]

First Dead Bird of the Season Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 13, 2016 FIRST DEAD BIRD OF THE SEASON TESTS POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE VIRUS Elk Grove, Ca.—The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District confirmed today that the first bird of the season has tested positive for West Nile virus. The American crow was collected from the Fair Oaks area in Sacramento […]

MOSQUITO AND WEST NILE VIRUS AWARENESS WEEK IS APRIL 17-23

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 15, 2016 Contact: Luz Maria Robles, Public Information Officer Office: 916.405.2082 | Cell: 916.416.6337 E-mail: lrodriguez@nullFIGHTtheBITE.net BZZZZ…..FIGHT THE BITE! MOSQUITO AND WEST NILE VIRUS AWARENESS WEEK IS APRIL 17-23 ELK GROVE , Calif. Mosquitoes and warm weather go hand in hand! The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District announces Mosquito and […]