West Nile Virus

        California Department of Health seeks public help for West Nile Virus surveillance


Individuals who find sick or dead birds should not try to catch or handle them. Individuals should take note of the bird's location and its condition before calling (877) WNV-Bird for further instructions, including assistance with identifying the type of bird found.

Individuals can reduce their risk of mosquito-borne diseases by taking these precautions:

For more information, contact the following: