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West Nile virus Detected


West Nile virus has been detected in traps in the following locations during the 2023 Season:

Culex tarsalis mosquito

Syracuse                                      West Kaysville

Woods Cross                              Layton

Fruit Heights                              West Point

Farmington                                 North Salt Lake

Clearfield                                     Clinton

South Weber                            West Bountiful



We encourage all residents to protect themselves from West Nile virus by doing the following:

  • Use insect repellent, according to label directions.
  • Empty any water holding containers in yard which do not need to have water in them and change out the water in bird baths and horse troughs weekly.
  • Wear long-sleeved, loose fitting, light-colored clothing.
  • When possible, avoid prolonged outdoor activity at dawn and dusk.