Vector Control

Oriental Fruit Fly Eradication Efforts Begin in Santa Clara County

MILPITAS, Calif. (KCBS) – Discovery of two oriental fruit flies in Milpitas Thursday prompted the state agriculture department to plan to treat about 12 square miles in the Milpitas and Fremont areas. The eradication program […]


Cooler Weather Means Fewer Mosquitoes

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KCBS) _ The cloudy, chilly summer weather has a lot of people down and in a foul mood.


Santa Clara's West Nile Concerns

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KCBS)- Santa Clara County could be in for a bad West Nile year.  20 dead birds have already been discovered compared with 14 of all last year.