We would like to thank everyone who was part of our successful open house event held on Tuesday April 21st, 2015.
The winner of our “Guess How Many Mosquitoes” contest was: Joanne Tracey.
She answered 2701 when there were 2731 mosquitoes in the jar. Amazing guess!
03.27.2015 - Santa Clara County VCD has detected the first West Nile virus positive birds of 2015. The three American crows were found on March 19th in San Jose (zip 95124), March 20th in San Jose (zip 95123), and on March 20th in Cupertino (zip 95014).
Map of Dead Bird Positives
This detection signals the start of the West Nile season. Residents are urged to use preventive actions to avoid mosquito bites and West Nile virus.
Draining or dumping standing water
Using mosquito repellent, according to the label
Repairing holes or tears in screens/doors
Report mosquito problems using our request for service
Dead birds can be reported online at www.westnile.ca.gov
More information on West Nile virus and mosquito control can be found on our Mosquitoes page.