Mosquito & Vector Control

West Nile Virus is a virus carried by mosquitoes that can cause illness in some people. It is important that Rowan County communities follow preventative steps to reduce mosquito breeding and protect themselves against bites. 

Visit the following websites for more information about Vector-Borne Illnesses.

Arboviruses - https://epi.dph.ncdhhs.gov/cd/diseases/arbo.html

Vector Borne Diseases - https://epi.dph.ncdhhs.gov/cd/diseases/vector.html

Prevention - https://epi.dph.ncdhhs.gov/cd/arbo/prevent.html

Effective Repellents - https://epi.dph.ncdhhs.gov/cd/diseases/deet.html