Cotati, CA.-The Marin/Sonoma Mosquito & Vector Control District(MSMVCD) has confirmed two more West Nile virus (WNv) positive mosquito samples. Both mosquito samples were collected in the vicinity of Asti Road and Citrus Fair Drive in Cloverdale.
Cotati, CA-While mosquitoes are present year-round in Marin and Sonoma counties, Vector Control Technicians are discovering an early emergence and high abundance of several species of mosquitoes this year. This anomaly is being attributed to the extreme drought followed by flooding and warmer weather, and could mean a longer and more aggressive West Nile virus season.
Cotati, CA-The Marin/Sonoma Mosquito & Vector Control District (District) confirmed additional West Nile virus (WNV) activity in Sonoma County. A mosquito sample tested positive for WNV in the vicinity of Francisco Avenue and Penbrooke Avenue in Santa Rosa.
Cotati, CA - The Marin/Sonoma Mosquito & Vector Control District (District) confirmed additional West Nile virus (WNV) activity in Sonoma County. A mosquito sample and a dead bird collected near Dancing Penny Way in Santa Rosa both tested positive for WNV. In addition, a sentinel chicken from Cloverdale tested positive for antibodies to the virus.