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District asks residents to watch for dead birds. ROSEVILLE, Calif. – The first bird in the Sacramento region to test positive this year for the West Nile virus has been found in East Sacramento. “Dead birds provide an early indication of … Continue reading

District raises awareness of mosquitoes and the history of mosquito control efforts ROSEVILLE, Calif. – Coinciding with West Nile Virus and Mosquito and Vector Control Awareness Week in California on April 26-30, 2010, the Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District is … Continue reading

PMVCD ramps up for increased mosquito activity ROSEVILLE, Calif. – In preparation of another season of increased mosquito activity, the Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District has been busy with a variety of activities, including setting up sentinel chicken coops, placing … Continue reading

ROSEVILLE, Calif. – The Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District announced today that the adult mosquito fogging scheduled for Wednesday 9/30/09 has been cancelled due to cool temperatures and expected windy conditions. When temperatures cool and winds increase, there is less … Continue reading

ROSEVILLE, CA – Adult mosquito populations have increased in some areas of Placer County over the past several weeks. While West Nile Virus activity seems to be slowing, recent high temperatures and adult mosquito abundance, continue to present a risk … Continue reading

Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District will be increasing adult mosquito control operations over the next 72 hours. ROSEVILLE, CA – West Nile Virus positive mosquito samples and high mosquito population numbers continue to be reported today across western Placer … Continue reading