Mosquito & Vector News

Fight the bite this mosquito season in the Sacramento area

From KCRA3 April 21, 2021 SACRAMENTO, Calif. — It’s Mosquito and West Nile Virus Awareness Week in California. As the weather gets warmer, the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District is urging families to do their part to stop mosquitoes from multiplying. Advertisement Experts said we need to be extra vigilant for the next six…

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As Outdoor Activity Increases and Temperatures Rise, People are Encouraged to Prevent Mosquitoes & Mosquito-Borne Diseases

From the San Joaquin County MVCD April 19, 2021 (STOCKTON, CA) – San Joaquin County Mosquito and Vector Control District (District) requests residents to remove standing water on their properties. As daily temperatures increase, the District’s staff is working to keep mosquitoes and mosquito-borne disease under control”, said Aaron Devencenzi, Public Information Officer of the…

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Tropical species are moving northward as winters warm

From the Lake County News April 18, 2021 Notwithstanding February’s cold snap in Texas and Louisiana, climate change is leading to warmer winter weather throughout the southern U.S., creating a golden opportunity for many tropical plants and animals to move north, according to a new study in the journal Global Change Biology. Some of these…

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Association Updates

News Briefs 4.14.21

Mosquito Awareness Week Outreach Materials Now Available; 2021 MVCAC Annual Meeting – On Demand now available!; Social Media Messaging for Dead Bird Reporting; NPDES Report Information; MVCAC Monthly Committee Meeting Information; 2021 Sentinel Chicken Orders; Vector lab freezer space for COVID-19 vaccine; Share Your Post COVID-19 Exposure Methods With Us; MVCAC Member Resources Re: COVID-19;…

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News Briefs 4.7.21

New CEU Process; March Board Meeting Minutes Now Available; 2021 MVCAC Annual Meeting – On Demand now available!; WNV Dead Bird Call Center Opens April 12; NPDES Report Information; MVCAC Monthly Committee Meeting Information; 2021 Sentinel Chicken Orders; Vector lab freezer space for COVID-19 vaccine; Share Your Post COVID-19 Exposure Methods With Us; MVCAC Member…

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News Briefs 3.31.21

New CEU Process; MVCAC Legislative Day; 2021 MVCAC Annual Meeting – On Demand now available!; WNV Dead Bird Call Center Opens April 12; NPDES Report Information; MVCAC Monthly Committee Meeting Information; 2021 Sentinel Chicken Orders; Vector lab freezer space for COVID-19 vaccine; Share Your Post COVID-19 Exposure Methods With Us; MVCAC Member Resources Re: COVID-19;…

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