How Can I Protect Myself?

Protect family, pets and yourself from mosquito bites.

Dump all standing water

Remove standing water from the following locations:

  • containers
  • flower pots and saucers
  • kiddie pools
  • garbage cans
  • tarps

Clean outdoor areas

  • Clean birdbaths once a week
  • Add a fountain or fish to an ornamental pond
  • Clean the gutters on your house
  • Use screens to prevent mosquitoes from entering the home.
  • Keep ditches and stormwater facilities free of debris
  • Recycle old tires
  • Make sure downspouts are draining

What else can I do?