Invasive Yellow Fever Mosquito Found in Stockton for 3rd Straight YearThe invasive yellow fever mosquito, also known as Aedes aegypti, was found for the third consecutive year in Stockton this week. They can transmit several viruses including yellow fever.
West Nile Virus Found In Dead Bird, Chickens In OakleyThe bird was found near Trenton Street and Oakley Road and the chickens were located near Rose Avenue and Main Street.
Mosquito Fogging Planned In Antioch After West Nile Virus DiscoveryContra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District crews will spray an area of Antioch tonight after discovering a group of mosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus there, district officials said.
East Contra Costa Steps Up Precautions Against West Nile VirusMosquito control experts in east Contra Costa County are spraying pesticide to stay ahead of West Nile Virus after a third resident in that area has contracted the disease.