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Fight the Bite

Zika Virus and West Nile Virus - Fight the Bite! Target the Source.

Protect yourself and your family. Eliminate all sources of standing water!

Backyard Checklist & Personal Protection from Mosquitos

HOTLINE NUMBERS

  • City of Las Cruces: 541-2547
  • Village of Hatch: 267-5216
  • Doña Ana County Vector : 526-8150
  • Town of Mesilla: 524-3624

Anything that can hold water for more than a few days can breed mosquitoes

  • Overwatering
  • Boat
  • Trough
  • Hole in Tree Stump
  • Bird Bath
  • Water Garden
  • Clogged Rain Gutter
  • Leaky Watering Equipment
  • Water Under House
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Trees
  • Toys
  • Tarp
  • Bucket
  • Rain Barrel
  • Pond
  • Barbeque
  • Neglected Pool
  • Neglected Hot Tub

Use the links listed for more information provided by the City of Las Cruces, the New Mexico Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control.

  • Important Facts of the Zika Virus publication

– English Version https://nmhealth.org/publication/view/marketing/2098/

– También tenemos el Folleto del Virus Zika disponsible en Español https://nmhealth.org/publication/view/marketing/2099/