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[…]