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WEST NILE VIRUS SURVEILLANCE UPDATE
2 new trap collected last Wednesday, August 24 were sent to the Bureau of Laboratories with results Monday, August 29 as positive for West Nile Virus even though the readings were low. One trap was located along the Boise River north of Caldwell and the second trap was located in Middleton along the Boise River As of August 29, seven traps have tested WNV+.
Culex species numbers have moderated to low levels in all areas.
Canyon County West Nile Virus:
. Deer Flat NWR Access 4 Lakeshore Drive. 6/28
. Lansing Lane near Boise River, Middleton 6/30
. Boise River/Ballard Ln. Middleton 7/7
. Deer Flat NWR Access 1 Lakeshore Drive 7/19
. Sand Rd. near Boise River, Parma 7/28
. Middleton near Boise River 8/24
. Caldwell, near Boise River/Caldwell Ponds 8/24
In August, CCMAD has conducted 197 WNV tests on traps sampled throughout the county. This is close to a 30% drop in testing over the past month
Mosquito Control Around The Home
West Nile Virus - What You Should Know
Water Wise Facts to Control Mosquitoes
Canyon County Pollinator Protection Management Plan
Board of Trustees News
BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING SCHEDULE FOR 2016
ALL BOARD MEETINGS UNLESS OTHERWISE POSTED ARE SCHEDULED ON THE THIRD TUESDAY OF THE MONTH AT 7:00 PM. ALL MEETINGS ARE CONDUCTED AT DISTRICT OFFICE AT 9719 BOOKER LANE. (Unless noted otherwise)
March 15: Regular scheduled meeting.
ApriL: 18 (Monday) Regular scheduled meeting.
May 17: Regular scheduled meeting.
June 21: Regular scheduled meeting.
July 19: Regular scheduled meeting & Budget workshop
LOCATION: ORCHARD HOUSE RESTAURANT
14949 Sunnyslope Rd. Caldwell
Aug. 16: BUDGET HEARING 7:00 pm
Sept 20: Regular scheduled meeting.
Oct. 18: Regular scheduled meeting
Nov. 15: Regular scheduled meeting.
December meeting time/date/location TBA
For information on all Board Meeting, to view agendas and minutes, please contact Board Clerk, District Director, Ed Burnett at 461-8633.