Health Department

Erie County Department of Health is responsible for the control of West Nile virus in Erie County.  West Nile virus is transmitted by mosquitoes, is monitored by trapping mosquitoes and collecting dead birds, and is controlled by eliminating standing water. 


To learn more about West Nile virus, click here:

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s website

West Nile Virus Control Program pamphlet


Mosquito Trap   Larvae Dipping









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