VCE/Master Gardeners and our local jurisdictions are very serious about helping our community learn the best management practices for mosquito control in light of the current Zika health crisis. Keep up on the latest information through the following links:
- Frequently Asked Questions from the Help Desk about Mosquitos (*new 7/1/16)
- Gardening in the Time of Zika: Nuisance Mosquito Management June 2016 (*new 7/1/16)
- Mosquito Control Begins With a Home Walk-Around
VCE Recommended Links
- Arlington Regional Master Naturalists
- Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
- Virginia Department of Health: Zika Virus – What You Need to Know
- Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
- Virginia Tech Office of Emergency Management: Zika virus disease information for the Virginia Tech community
Are you concerned about Zika, West Nile Virus or other mosquito borne diseases? Come learn about what the City of Alexandria is doing and what you can do to “Fight the Bite!”
The Health Department invites you to join us the third Wednesday of each month from June through October at various locations throughout the City.
Call 703.746.4910 for additional information.
Check this page for periodic updates regarding Zika virus disease from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Virginia Department of Health (VDH).