Your risk level for West Nile Virus is directly tied to your level of personal protection.
- Apply insect repellent containing DEET, picaridin, or oil of lemon eucalyptus.
- Avoid spending time outside when mosquitoes are most active, between dusk and dawn.
- Eliminate all sources of standing water on your property (examples on website) or report sources of standing water you cannot empty.
- Make sure all window and door screens are well maintained.