Mosquitoes trapped in Westerly test positive for EEE virus

Microsoft joins hands with California-based Life Sciences to battle disease-carrying mosquitoes

Microsoft joins hands with California-based Life Sciences to battle disease-carrying mosquitoes

There are no special precautions or waiting period recommendations for swimming pools regarding ground spraying, the news release said.

In Colorado, mosquitoes have been know to transmit diseases West Nile virus, western equine encephalitis, Saint Louis encephalitis, and heartworm in dogs, states the Colorado State University Extension website.

The Bannock County Board of Commissioners signed an emergency declaration Thursday regarding mosquitoes and West Nile virus.

"It's not likely, most likely you would never know you've been exposed".

That mosquito was found in Abington Township and was one of seven in the state that tested positive.

At this time, no human cases of West Nile have been identified in the province, according to a release Friday.

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The positive trap was in the Johnstown, Milliken and Platteville area, said Eric Aakko, Weld County Department of Health and Environment spokesman.

West Nile is primarily a bird virus that can affect humans and other animals and can be spread by the bite of summer mosquitoes.

Mosquitos have been trapped in counties to the south - Mesa and Delta - and across the continental divide in the Eastern Slope communities of Boulder, Larimer, Jefferson and Weld counties.

Most infected people do not exhibit any symptoms, but anyone experiencing fever, headache, nausea, vomiting muscle aches and weakness should seek medical attention.

"See your health care provider if you develop these symptoms", Smilanich said. It is important to reduce your chance of being bitten by mosquitoes.

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