Antelope Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District

Protecting Public Health in the Antelope Valley since 1958

Did you get a door hanger regarding your pool?

Call us now: 661-942-2917

Check out our updated signage on our fleet to make it easier to identify us, when we're out checking for mosquitoes.

For information about Zika Virus see:

  • CDC  (Centers for Disease Control & Prevention)
  • WHO  (World Health Organization)
  • CDPH  (California Department of Public Health)
  • LACoPH  (Los Angeles Co. Public Health)

​​​Mosquito Activity is Increasing as Temperatures are Rising

Make sure to get rid of standing water as temperatures are rising (more)

 

California WNV Updates 2018:

14 dead birds, 4 mosquito samples, 


Antelope Valley WNV Activity in 2017:

8 human cases, 25 sentinel chickens, 8 mosquito samples

2 sentinel chickens with SLE

Updated 6/12/18

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Follow the 3-D's of mosquito control:
  • Drain & dump all standing water.

  • Dusk & dawn is when mosquitoes are most active.

  • Defend yourself - use insect repellents, window screens, long pants & shirts. 

The Antelope Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District has been protecting the health and well-being of residents and visitors of  the Antelope Valley since 1958.  The AVMVCD is a Public Health agency under the California Health and Safety Code  (Division 3, Chapter 1).


This site is designed to give you an overview of mosquito-borne diseases, other vector-related issues, and ways to stay safe.  We hope the information on the following pages can answer most of your questions or direct you to other sites with more detailed information.  If you have other questions or need our services, please feel free to contact us.

West Nile Virus

WNV is the most common mosquito-borne disease in the AV and can affect both people and animals.

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