Member Benefits

Legislative Representation

MVCAC promotes cost effective methods of mosquito and vector control as a means to protect public health and safety. MVCAC actively promotes the safe and effective use of public health pesticides. MVCAC does this through legislative advocacy, public education and media relations.

Arbovirus Surveillance

MVCAC works with the California Department of Public Health and the University of California to operate a statewide arbovirus surveillance early warning system to help prevent the spread of mosquito borne diseases.

Communications

MVCAC is a clearinghouse for its members, public officials and the general public on all issues related to mosquito and vector control. MVCAC maintains a website, publishes a quarterly newsletter, and regularly emails updates to its members.

Continuing Education

MVCAC sponsored low cost continuing education courses for employees of corporate members in order to maintain state required licensure.

Annual Conference

Every January, mosquito and vector control professionals learn the latest developments from experts throughout the world as part of their professional certification program.

Publications

MVCAC offers publications describing services, vectors, treatments and other facets of mosquito and vector control. Publications are updated regularly and printed copies are available at a low cost and in volume to member districts for distribution to the public. They can be reviewed and purchased on the Publications page.

For more information regarding MVCAC, contact the MVCAC corporate headquarters at 916-440-0826 or [email protected].