Health District Doing Mosquito Fogging SaturdaySNHD is doing a secondary mosquito control operation during the early morning hours of Saturday, July 29 in its ongoing efforts to reduce the invasive Aedes mosquito population. The operation will take place in the 89032 ZIP code area.
To Help Reduce Mosquito Population, Scientists Are Unleashing 20 Million Of ThemWhile it may sound counter-intuitive, the scientists' plan will hopefully reduce the number of disease-carrying mosquitos, according to NPR's report.
Health District Doing More Fogging Operations This WeekendThe Southern Nevada Health District's Vector Control Program continues to identify the mosquito known as Aedes aegypti. It's been seen in the 89032 ZIP code area. In response, the agency will do a secondary mosquito control operation during the early morning hours of Saturday, June 17.
West Nile Virus Detected In Clark CountyHealth officials say they've detected the first mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus so far this year in southern Nevada.
Mosquito With West Nile Found In Clark CountyThe Southern Nevada Health District is reporting its first cases of West Nile-positive mosquitoes so far this year, although no human cases of the illness have turned up in Clark County.