West Nile virus found in Colusa County birds
The staff at the Colusa Mosquito Abatement District builds their own sprayers, saving the district about $7,400 on each unit. However, those savings are being absorbed by declining revenues and more regulations, such as federal water monitoring requirements.
West Nile virus found in Colusa County birds.
A fleet of seven pickups equipped with spraying equipment hit the streets most weeknights in and around Colusa.
The goal: Kill mosquitoes, and by doing so, limit exposure to such problems as the West Nile virus.
But even with their efforts, David Whitesell, manager of the Colusa M. Read West Nile virus found in Colusa County birds...