Virus Positive Mosquito Season Conducive To Epidemic Conditions

Ultra-low volume (ULV) treatments will be conducted by helicopter and truck in Indio, truck-mounted applications in Palm Desert, Palm Springs and Rancho Mirage targeting flying mosquitoes capable of transmitting disease to people.

The Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District continues to detect high numbers of mosquitoes and unprecedented virus-positive samples throughout the valley. These factors have led the District to schedule ultra-low volume (ULV) adult mosquito treatments by helicopter or truck in areas with strong virus activity that has been detected multiple times.

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