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Jun 26, 2013, 15:36 ET

Districts Fight Two New Invasive And Disease Carrying Mosquito Species While West Nile Virus Activity Increases Throughout The State

Two new invasive mosquito species found in California are making it more difficult for mosquito control districts to protect the public from the...

Apr 22, 2013, 13:22 ET

State Legislature Declares April 21-27, 2013 West Nile Virus And Mosquito And Vector Control Awareness Week

Mosquitoes and warm weather go hand in hand. Coinciding with the arrival of mosquito season, the California State Legislature declared the week of...

Feb 01, 2013, 13:47 ET

Mosquito Control Agencies Gear Up For 2013 West Nile Virus Season After Last Year's Severe Outbreak

The Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California (MVCAC) will host its 2013 Annual Conference with state and national experts on hand to...

Jan 27, 2012, 15:50 ET

New NPDES Permit Regulations And Asian Tiger Mosquito Infestation Hot Topics At Upcoming Mosquito Control Conference

 The Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California (MVCAC) will host its 2012 Annual Conference at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco...

Jul 02, 2008, 01:00 ET

Remember West Nile Virus Safety This Fourth of July

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- With the Fourth of July weekend approaching and families and friends gathering outdoors, the Mosquito...

Apr 21, 2008, 01:00 ET

State Legislature Declares April 21 to 25, 2008 West Nile Virus and Mosquito and Vector Control Awareness Week

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Mosquitoes and warm weather go hand in hand. Coinciding with the launch of mosquito season, the...