ULV Spray Notification: West Nile virus Activity Response, 7/20/2017-7/28/2017

Due to West Nile virus activity (mosquito samples) in the District, Fresno Westside Mosquito Abatement District will be conducting ultra-low volume applications of insecticide via truck in Firebaugh, South of Dos Palos, and around San Mateo Rd, South of Mendota. ¬†Additional applications may be made in Eastern Mendota, depending on the results of ongoing surveillance.[…]

First Detection of WNV in Fresno County mosquitoes.

WEST NILE VIRUS DETECTED IN WESTERN FRESNO COUNTY FIREBAUGH, CALIFORNIA – The Fresno Westside Mosquito Abatement District has received confirmation that mosquito samples collected in the census-designated place of Tranquility, in Western Fresno County have tested positive for West Nile virus (“WNV”). WNV is transmitted via the bite of Culex mosquitoes. Most people that contract[…]

St. Louis Encephalitis Virus Detected in Tranquility, CA

ST. LOUIS ENCEPHALITIS VIRUS DETECTED IN WESTERN FRESNO COUNTY FIREBAUGH, CALIFORNIA – The Fresno Westside Mosquito Abatement District has received confirmation that mosquito samples collected north of the census-designated place of Tranquility, in Western Fresno County have tested positive for St. Louis Encephalitis virus (SLEV). SLEV is transmitted via the bite of Culex mosquitoes (the[…]

ULV Spray Notification: Mosquito Virus Response 9/14/2016-9/16/2016

Due to West Nile Virus activity (mosquito samples and dead birds) in the District, Fresno Westside Mosquito Abatement District will be conducting ultra-low volume applications of insecticide via truck in Firebaugh, Tranquility, Oro Loma, and various areas throughout the District. ¬†For questions, please contact the District at 559-659-2437, or e-mail District Manager Conlin Reis at[…]

9/1/2016: Mosquito Spraying Notification

In Response to West Nile Virus Activity (mosquito samples and dead birds) in the District, FWMAD will be conducted ultra-low volume applications of insecticide via truck in the city of Firebaugh, the community of Tranquility and various areas throughout the District. Please see map below for intended application sites (subject to change). For questions, please[…]

August 29th, Spray Notification

The Fresno Westside MAD will be making Ultra-low Volume applications of Insecticide, via truck-mounted sprayers in the city of Firebaugh, CA. Spraying will occur between the hours of 10:00pm and 12:00 am. For additional Information please contact the District at 559-659-2437 or creis@fresnowestmosquito.com Click Below for a Map of Intended Spray Areas (Subject to change)