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West Nile Virus Information

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West Nile Virus Information
Published on: 1/24/2012 12:00 AM

REPORT STAGNANT WATER

Help stop the breeding of mosquitoes before it starts! Report stagnant water by calling (530) 265-1500 or log into our 24 hour contact form. When the form pops up, click Category and select West Nile Virus, then click Service and select Report Standing Water. This form only works with Microsoft Internet Explorer run on a PC.
  
Either way, our mosquito control personnel will treat stagnant water that shows visible signs of mosquito larva with larvicides that prevent immature mosquitos from reaching adulthood.
 
To report a dead bird or squirrel, call (877)WNV-BIRD or (877) 968-2473 . . .
or to report a dead bird online click here.

 

  
Click a link below for more information about West Nile Virus.  
 
What is the link between birds and WNV?  
 
More questions and answers about WNV.  
 
FAQs
A Report from the American Academy of Microbiology
 
Things to do around your home to help fight the spread of WNV.  
  
What West Nile Virus is, how it spreads, its symptoms and treatment. 
  
Things to know about mosquitoes. 
  
Insect repellents help people reduce their exposure to mosquito bites that may carry potential serious viruses such as West Nile Virus. 
  
When and where to pick up Mosquito Fish.  
 
Information on the County's use of mosquito treatment products.