Vigo County Health Report reveals the county's mosquito control plan

With warmer weather nearing, mosquitoes will be out in force before we know it.

Posted: Mar 28, 2019 4:47 PM
Updated: Mar 29, 2019 12:25 PM

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - With warmer weather nearing, mosquitoes will be out in force before we know it.

The Vigo County Health Department has released its annual report dealing with this topic, and many others.

Last year, the county reports having 30 samples out of 83 tested positives for West Nile.

The annual report outlines the 2019 plan for mosquito and larvae control in the county.

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE FULL REPORT

The efforts include ramping up control methods.

That's in addition to public education on prevention and protection from the virus.

The department will also inspect tire retailers and junkyards for storage compliance.

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