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Jan 16, 2017
West Nile Virus

http://npic.orst.edu/pest/mosquito/wnv.html

Follow the links below to learn more about West Nile Virus, the symptoms it may cause and to find Federal Resources related to WNV.

Source: NPIC

Jan 16, 2017
West Nile Virus

https://www.cdc.gov/westnile/index.html

West Nile virus (WNV) is most commonly transmitted to humans by mosquitoes. You can reduce your risk of being infected with WNV by using insect repellent and wearing protective clothing to prevent mosquito bites.

Source: CDC

Jan 16, 2017
West Nile Virus

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/outdoor/mosquito-borne/westnile.html

Employers should provide workers with training about West Nile virus prevention and symptoms of infection, and provide EPA-registered insect repellent and protective clothing.

Source: NIOSH

Dec 01, 2002
West Nile Virus Information from Oregon Public Health

http://public.health.oregon.gov/DiseasesConditions/DiseasesAZ/Pages/disease.aspx?did=8

Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division works with local health departments, mosquito control districts and other agencies to detect and test for the presence of WNV.

Source: Oregon Public Health