Mosquito & Vector News

LOCAL AREA BIRD TESTS WEST NILE VIRUS POSITIVE

From San Joaquin County MVCD May 14, 2021 (STOCKTON, CA) – San Joaquin County Mosquito and Vector Control District’s (District) mosquito-borne disease surveillance program recently detected West Nile virus (WNV) in a dead bird (wild finch) collected in the Ripon area, zip code 95366. “This is the first find of WNV activity in San Joaquin…

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Peak Mosquito Season is Coming. Here’s All You Need to Know

From NBC Los Angeles May 6, 2021 It’s that time of year again: it’s time for swimming, basking in the sun, and of course, fending off annoying bites from mosquitoes.  What’s worse, in Southern California, is the presence of an aggressive ankle-biter mosquito that will bite multiple times, and doesn’t wait for dusk — they’ll…

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City Of Fountain Valley: Save Water And Stop Mosquitoes

From the Fountain Valley Patch May 5, 2021 Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District and Irvine Ranch Water District have teamed up to remind residents that mosquito control is a shared responsibility that benefits everyone. The best method to reduce mosquito breeding on your property is to limit the number of potential sources. Walk…

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Association Updates

News Briefs 5.12.21

2021 updated PDF Available for Mosquito Identification Key; New CSDA Member Benefit Available for Mosquito and Vector Control Districts; 2021 MVCAC Annual Meeting – On Demand now available!; New Journal; Social Media Messaging for Dead Bird Reporting; MVCAC Monthly Committee Meeting Information; Share Your Post COVID-19 Exposure Methods With Us; MVCAC Member Resources Re: COVID-19;…

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News Briefs 5.5.21

New CSDA Member Benefit Available for Mosquito and Vector Control Districts; 2021 MVCAC Annual Meeting – On Demand now available!; New Journal; Social Media Messaging for Lyme Disease Awareness Month (May 2021); Social Media Messaging for Dead Bird Reporting; NPDES Report Information; MVCAC Monthly Committee Meeting Information; Share Your Post COVID-19 Exposure Methods With Us;…

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News Briefs 4.28.21

2021 MVCAC Annual Meeting – On Demand now available!; New Journal; Social Media Messaging for Lyme Disease Awareness Month (May 2021); Social Media Messaging for Dead Bird Reporting; NPDES Report Information; MVCAC Monthly Committee Meeting Information; Vector lab freezer space for COVID-19 vaccine; Share Your Post COVID-19 Exposure Methods With Us; MVCAC Member Resources Re:…

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