(Las Vegas, NV) — The mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus are back even as Summer near and end.
In 2012 there were eight cases of West Nile Virus reported in Clark County, including one death.
The Southern Nevada Health District has reported a case of West Nile Virus.
“Green” doesn’t always indicated an environmental benefit. A swimming pool abandoned t summer heat is a perfect place for mosquitoes to breed, according to Clark County officials.
Nevada health officials are urging residents to protect themselves from bug bites after mosquitoes in two ponds in Clark County and another in Lyon County tested positive for West Nile Virus.