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KTVU 2 San Francisco
First sign of West Nile Virus in Marin County this year is detectedfound at Smith Ranch Road and Yosemite Road in San Rafael, tested positive for
First sign of West Nile Virus in Marin County this year is detected
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
found at Smith Ranch Road and Yosemite Road in San Rafael, tested positive for West Nile. The Marin-Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District says this discovery indicates that the potentially deadly virus is active in Marin County. To limit... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
West Nile virus activity reported in Yolo Countyfirst signs of West Nile virus activity this year in Yolo County were reported
West Nile virus activity reported in Yolo County
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
first signs of West Nile virus activity this year in Yolo County were reported Friday. The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District announced that a dead bird from Davis and two mosquito samples from Woodland and Winters have tested... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
More spraying for mosquitoes in Coachella Fridayharbor deadly diseases. Since the mosquitoes were first detected in the city o
More spraying for mosquitoes in Coachella Friday
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
harbor deadly diseases. Since the mosquitoes were first detected in the city on May 9, the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District began inspecting Coachella yards and conducting late-night truck-mounted spraying within an... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Aerial spraying for mosquitoes begins in Arden Arcade, Carmichaelfor aerial treatment covers approximately 15,000 acres north of the American Ri
Aerial spraying for mosquitoes begins in Arden Arcade, Carmichael
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
for aerial treatment covers approximately 15,000 acres north of the American River. The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District announced that it is using Trumpet EC, an insecticide registered by the U.S. Environmental Protection... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
West Nile Aerial Spraying Begins Tonight in Arden-Arcade and Carmichaellike the mosquitoes got a head start this season," said Luz Maria Robles, spoke
West Nile Aerial Spraying Begins Tonight in Arden-Arcade and Carmichael
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 4 days ago
like the mosquitoes got a head start this season," said Luz Maria Robles, spokesperson for the Sacramento Mosquito and Vector Control District. The district does it constantly, and this year they've seen an uptick in mosquitoes infected with... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Aerial spraying for mosquitoes set in Arden Arcade, Carmichaeland mosquito samples that have tested positive for West Nile virus, authorities
Aerial spraying for mosquitoes set in Arden Arcade, Carmichael
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
and mosquito samples that have tested positive for West Nile virus, authorities said. The Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District announced the planned aerial treatment Tuesday. The district confirmed that 11 new mosquito samples... Read more
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The Signal
West Nile virus found in Santa Clarita birdssummer after two crows collected in the valley tested positive for the virus la
West Nile virus found in Santa Clarita birds
The Signal / Posted 6 days ago
summer after two crows collected in the valley tested positive for the virus last week. The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District asked Santa Clarita Valley residents to take extra precautions against West Nile this summer by... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Ground fogging treatment next week due to mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile virusbe treated next week after mosquitoes found with West Nile virus were recently
Ground fogging treatment next week due to mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile virus
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 9 days ago
be treated next week after mosquitoes found with West Nile virus were recently found in the area, the Santa Clara County Vector Control District said Thursday. The district has scheduled ground fogging operations starting at 11 p.m. on June 23... Read more
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The Mercury News
More West Nile virus-infected mosquitoes detected in San JoseThe Santa Clara County Vector Control District on Thursday announced that adult
More West Nile virus-infected mosquitoes detected in San Jose
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
The Santa Clara County Vector Control District on Thursday announced that adult mosquitoes collected from three more ZIP code areas in San Jose -- 95136, 95123, and 95118 -- have tested positive for West Nile virus. That discovery has prompted the... Read more
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Reuters
Health agency reports U.S. babies with Zika-related birth defectsA mosquito is seen under a microscope at the Greater Los Angeles County Vector
Health agency reports U.S. babies with Zika-related birth defects
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
A mosquito is seen under a microscope at the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District in Santa Fe Springs, California, U.S., May 18, 2016. Three babies have been born in the United States with birth defects linked to likely Zika virus... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento’s West Nile virus arrives early in mosquitoes, dead birdsand dead birds exceeding that recorded in mid-June last year. That’s according
Sacramento’s West Nile virus arrives early in mosquitoes, dead birds
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
and dead birds exceeding that recorded in mid-June last year. That’s according to the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District, which announced Wednesday that a total of 47 dead birds and 30 mosquito samples have tested positive... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Bird in Antioch Tests Positive for West Nile VirusA dead bird in Antioch has tested positive for West Nile virus, Contra Costa Mo
Bird in Antioch Tests Positive for West Nile Virus
NBC Bay Area / Posted 12 days ago
A dead bird in Antioch has tested positive for West Nile virus, Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District officials said Tuesday. In the first appearance of the mosquito-borne infection in Contra Costa County this year, West Nile virus was... Read more
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Reuters
Scientists use climate, population changes to predict diseasesA mosquito is seen under a microscope at the Greater Los Angeles County Vector
Scientists use climate, population changes to predict diseases
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
A mosquito is seen under a microscope at the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District in Santa Fe Springs, California, U.S., May 18, 2016. LONDON British scientists say they have developed a model that can predict outbreaks of zoonotic... Read more
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The Mercury News
West Nile Virus mosquitoes detected in San Jose, Campbellcollected in parts of San Jose and Campbell have recently tested positive for W
West Nile Virus mosquitoes detected in San Jose, Campbell
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
collected in parts of San Jose and Campbell have recently tested positive for West Nile Virus, the Santa Clara County Vector Control District on Friday announced mosquito fogging treatments will occur in those areas next week to prevent the... Read more
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The Mercury News
West Nile Virus: Positive mosquitoes detected in San Jose and Campbellpositive for West Nile Virus have been detected in parts of San Jose and Campbe
West Nile Virus: Positive mosquitoes detected in San Jose and Campbell
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
positive for West Nile Virus have been detected in parts of San Jose and Campbell, according to the Santa Clara County Vector Control District. The adult mosquitoes were collected from 95125, 95124, 95008, and 95118 zip codes. Beginning June... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Birds, Mosquitoes Infected with West Nile Virus Discovered in Sacramento Countyare concentrated in the Arden Arcade area and north through North Highlands. E
Birds, Mosquitoes Infected with West Nile Virus Discovered in Sacramento County
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 17 days ago
are concentrated in the Arden Arcade area and north through North Highlands. Experts at the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District said last week’s triple-digit temperatures accelerated the mosquito life cycle. “We did have very... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Vector control looking at new ways to fight the Aedes Aegypti mosquitoof catching these mosquitoes increases," said Jeremy Wittie, the General Manage
Vector control looking at new ways to fight the Aedes Aegypti mosquito
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 19 days ago
of catching these mosquitoes increases," said Jeremy Wittie, the General Manager of the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District. Since the mosquito was detected at the beginning of May the impacted area has grown. "Currently we... Read more
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Petluma360.com
A perfect storm for Petaluma-area mosquitoesunlike any season in the past decade, said Nizza Sequeira, Public Relations Dir
A perfect storm for Petaluma-area mosquitoes
Petluma360.com / Posted 21 days ago
unlike any season in the past decade, said Nizza Sequeira, Public Relations Director for the Marin-Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District. “With all of the rain we have experienced, there are a lot of areas that are now holding water,... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Warm Weather Brings West Nile, Zika Concernyesterday, our district detected West Nile Virus activity in Sacramento,” Gary
Warm Weather Brings West Nile, Zika Concern
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 23 days ago
yesterday, our district detected West Nile Virus activity in Sacramento,” Gary Goodman of Sacramento Yolo Mosquito Vector Control District, said. In past years, the big concern with mosquitoes has been the West Nile Virus. But now, Vector... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
West Nile virus detected in Arden Arcade, Fair Oaks areashave tested positive for West Nile virus. The test results were confirmed Thur
West Nile virus detected in Arden Arcade, Fair Oaks areas
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
have tested positive for West Nile virus. The test results were confirmed Thursday by the Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District. The mosquito sample and four of the birds were collected from the Arden Arcade area, and the two... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Students learn about Aedes Aegypti mosquito; become 'Vector Inspectors'Officials from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District are he
Students learn about Aedes Aegypti mosquito; become 'Vector Inspectors'
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 26 days ago
Officials from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District are heading to elementary schools in Coachella, teaching kids about the Aedes Aegypti and how they can help get rid of it. They're enlisting the help of hundreds of elementary... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Students learn about Aedes Aegypti mosquito; become 'Vector Inspectors' Officials from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District are
Students learn about Aedes Aegypti mosquito; become 'Vector Inspectors'
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 26 days ago
Officials from the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District are heading to elementary schools in Coachella, teaching kids about the Aedes Aegypti and how they can... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
5 ways to protect yourself from mosquitoesMosquitoes in San Joaquin County have tested positive for the West Nile virus,
5 ways to protect yourself from mosquitoes
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted a month ago
Mosquitoes in San Joaquin County have tested positive for the West Nile virus, the San Joaquin County Mosquito and Vector Control District said Thursday. The two mosquito samples were found within Stockton’s 95210 area code and is the first... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California’s fight against the Zika-carrying ‘cockroach of mosquitoes’that chilly spring morning in Silver Lake, Serrano and Garcia, vector control s
California’s fight against the Zika-carrying ‘cockroach of mosquitoes’
The Record Searchlight / Posted 1 months ago
that chilly spring morning in Silver Lake, Serrano and Garcia, vector control specialists with the Greater Los Angeles Vector Control District, dumped out the water and larvae in the tub. Garcia drilled holes in its bottom, as well as in other... Read more
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