Mosquito & Vector News

It’s flu season, but don’t forget about Zika, says CDC official

From the Orlando Sentinel January 18, 2018 An op-ed by Dr. Gary Brunette, Chief of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Travelers’ Health Branch The New Year is often a time when we focus on our health. We make resolutions to increase our physical activity and watch what we eat. How about being more…

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Mosquito agencies gear up for new challenges

From Westside Connect January 18, 2018 Emerging trends in the ongoing campaign against mosquitoes and the viruses they transmit have area abatement experts gearing up for new challenges. In the dead of winter – months ahead of peak mosquito season – officials with the Turlock and Merced County mosquito abatement districts are laying out their…

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Why are heaps of dead ants turning up in her bathroom?

From the Mercury News January 18, 2018 DEAR JOAN: I have ants in my bathroom. My husband says they are looking for water, and I agree with him, however, when I find them, they aren’t there after I’ve showered. I first noticed them in my bathroom about two months ago. I sprayed and didn’t see them…

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Association Updates

News Briefs 01.19.18

86th Annual MVCAC Conference – January 28-30, 2018; MVCAC Website Logins Update; 1/31/2018 Board Meeting Agenda Packet Posted; 2018 Sentinel Chicken Order Forms Available Now!; NPDES Permit Report Submissions; MVCAC 2018 Legislative Days; Training Grant Program Call for Proposals; CSDA Professional Development and SDLF Scholarship Opportunities; Agency Spotlight; District Trustee Information Form; MVCAC News Briefs…

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News Briefs 1.12.18

86th Annual MVCAC Conference – January 28-30, 2018; 1/31/2018 Board Meeting Agenda Packet Posted; 2018 Sentinel Chicken Order Forms Available Now!; MVCAC 2018 Legislative Days; CSDA Professional Development and SDLF Scholarship Opportunities; Agency Spotlight; District Trustee Information Form; MVCAC News Briefs – Zika Updates; MVCAC News Briefs – Other Outbreaks; Share Your News With Us!;…

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News Briefs 1.5.18

86th Annual MVCAC Conference – January 28-30, 2018; 2018 Sentinel Chicken Order Forms Available Now!; Alameda County Quarterly Newsletter and Updates; Agency Spotlight; District Trustee Information Form; MVCAC News Briefs – Zika Updates; MVCAC News Briefs – Other Outbreaks; Share Your News With Us!; Jobs Board; Sustaining Member Corner Click here to view

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