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West Nile Virus detections continue in Mecca

Coachella Valley, CA: Positive West Nile... more ››

West Nile Virus Positive Mosquitoes Progressively Move West Into South La Quinta

Mosquitoes collected in La Quinta tested positive for West... more ››

West Nile Virus Positive Mosquitoes Confirmed in Mecca

Mosquitoes collected in Mecca tested positive for West... more ››

Protect yourself against mosquitoes and their diseases by adding mosquito prevention to your daily routine.

National Mosquito Control Awareness Week begins June 19-25, 2022.Fight the bite! Avoid mosquito-borne virus... more ››

West Nile Virus Positive Mosquitoes Confirmed in East Valley

Mosquitoes collected in Thermal tested positive for West... more ››

The Hot Weather is Here and so are Mosquitoes! Block Mosquito Bites by Stopping them at the Source

Mosquitoes only need two things to thrive in the Coachella Valley. Blood and stagnant water.

West Nile Virus found late in the season in La Quinta

Mosquitoes collected in south La Quinta detected West Nile Virus (WNV). The mosquito samples were from a trap near Fritz Burns Park, Avenue... more ››

Coachella Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District Recognized for Financial Excellence

The highest award in government finance has been awarded to the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District.

Mosquito samples test positive for virus in south La Quinta and east valley

Mosquitoes collected in La Quinta detected West Nile Virus (WNV) near Avenue 52 and Jefferson Street. Additionally, WNV and St. Louis... more ››

East valley mosquito traps detect West Nile virus for first time in 2021

A sample of mosquitoes collected in the community of Mecca detected West Nile virus (WNV) for the first time this year.The mosquitoes were... more ››

Mosquitoes are more than a nuisance. Their bites can spread diseases such as West Nile Virus.

June 20 kicks off National Mosquito Control Awareness Week. The Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District is dedicated to... more ››

Mosquito virus season is here! Let’s work together to reduce the risk

You might not think of the desert as mosquito habitat, yet we still find ourselves swatting them away.

District Gains Financial Award Recognition for 11th Year in a Row

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control... more ››

Mosquitoes Test Positive for Mosquito-Borne Disease in Mecca

St. Louis encephalitis virus (SLEV) has been detected in a mosquito sample near Lincoln Street and 64th Avenue in Mecca. This is the first... more ››

Coachella Mosquito Trap Tests Positive for Mosquito-Borne Disease

A trap near Avenue 52 and Tyler in Coachella has tested positive for St Louis encephalitis (SLEV) for the first time this year.

Mosquito Virus Detected in Northshore for First Time in 2020

Both West Nile (WNV) and St. Louis Encephalitis (SLEV) viruses have been detected in mosquitoes in the east valley community of Northshore... more ››

West Nile Virus Found in Indian Wells Mosquitoes for the First Time in 2020

Mosquitoes collected from traps in Indian Wells tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV) near Vintage Drive and Portola Avenue. This is... more ››

District workers return to protect the Coachella Valley from mosquito-borne viruses

Due to impacts of COVID-19 on District employees, some operations were suspended from June 12-24, 2020.

Cathedral City Mosquitoes Tested, West Nile Virus Found

Mosquitoes collected from a trap in Cathedral City tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV). This is the first mosquito sample to test... more ››

South Indio Mosquitoes Test Positive for Virus

INDIO, CA: Mosquitoes collected near Avenue 48 and Jefferson in Indio have tested positive for St. Louis encephalitis... more ››

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