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Threat Of West Nile Virus Continues As More Mosquito Samples Test Positive

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 25, 2014 THREAT OF WEST NILE VIRUS CONTINUES AS MORE MOSQUITO SAMPLES TEST POSITIVE  Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District announced that further evidence of West Nile virus activity has been detected in Sacramento and Yolo counties as 33 new mosquito samples tested positive today. The District continues to closely […]

Public Notification Of Mosquito Control Activities Remains A Top Priority For The District

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 23, 2014 PUBLIC NOTIFICATION OF MOSQUITO CONTROL ACTIVITIES REMAINS A TOP PRIORITY FOR THE DISTRICT Elk Grove, Ca—The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District is implementing changes to its website, email notification system and social media strategies used to notify the public and keep residents informed about ground or aerial treatments […]

Aerial Spraying To Control Mosquitoes Infected With West Nile Virus Begins Tonight

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 16, 2014   AERIAL SPRAYING TO CONTROL MOSQUITOES INFECTED WITH WEST NILE VIRUS BEGINS TONIGHT –Spraying will cover parts of Citrus Heights, Fair Oaks and Orangevale View Aerial Map and Details   Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District will conduct aerial spraying to control mosquitoes infected with […]

Intense West Nile Activity Prompts Aerial Spraying Over Parts Of Citrus Heights, Fair Oaks And Orangevale

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 14, 2014 INTENSE WEST NILE ACTIVITY PROMPTS AERIAL SPRAYING OVERPARTS OF CITRUS HEIGHTS, FAIR OAKS AND ORANGEVALE –Spraying scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday this week Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District announced today that aerial treatment for adult mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus is scheduled for two consecutive nights on Wednesday, July […]

Risk of West Nile Virus Continues in Sacramento County as More Mosquito Samples Test Positive

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 11, 2014 RISK OF WEST NILE VIRUS CONTINUES IN  SACRAMENTO COUNTY AS MORE MOSQUITO SAMPLES TEST POSITIVE   Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District received confirmation today that 23 new mosquito samples tested positive for West Nile virus in areas throughout Sacramento and Yolo County. “Virus activity […]

West Nile Virus Activity Intensifies Throughout Sacramento County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 9, 2014 WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY INTENSIFIES THROUGHOUT  SACRAMENTO COUNTY Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District continues to  monitor various areas throughout Sacramento County where numerous mosquito samples and dead birds have tested positive for West Nile virus. Laboratory results available today confirmed 19 mosquito samples and […]

West Nile Virus Activity Continues Throughout Sacramento County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 3, 2014   WEST NILE VIRUS ACTIVITY CONTINUES THROUGHOUT SACRAMENTO COUNTY Protect yourself from mosquitoes this Fourth of July Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District announced that more evidence of West Nile virus activity has been detected in widespread locations throughout Sacramento County especially in the areas […]

Aerial Spraying To Control Mosquitoes Infected With West Nile Virus Begins Monday Night Over An Area Of South Sacramento

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2014    View Aerial Treatment Map & Details Page   Elk Grove, Ca— The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District announced today that aerial treatment for mosquitoes that may carry the potentially fatal West Nile virus is scheduled for two consecutive nights Monday June 30 and Tuesday July 1st from approximately […]