West Nile Virus

Environmental Health has prepared a countywide West Nile Virus Response Plan (PDF). Program activities include surveillance of mosquito species and populations in the county, assistance to the state dead bird surveillance program, and a public information campaign to control mosquito breeding sources and avoid mosquito bites.

Peoplewishing to report a dead bird for testing need to contact the state West Nile Virus Hotline at
877-WNV-BIRD (877-968-2473.)