WNV Update (8.27.18): San Fernando Valley Residents Urged to Take Precautions

Los Angeles County, Calif. —   West Nile virus (WNV) activity continues to be detected in San Fernando Valley mosquitoes. Residents are urged to use EPA registered repellents when spending time outdoors in the early morning and evening hours to prevent mosquito bites and WNV illness.  Not all repellents are effective against mosquitoes. For a comprehensive look at repellents, please visit: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/Dont-Give-Bugs-a-Biting-Chance.aspx.

Click here to see where WNV positive mosquitoes were found: WNV Update