Make Skeeters Scarce: West Nile Virus Prevention

Public health administrators have had some success with West Nile virus prevention, but the disease continues to crop up in random places.



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Swatting this critter down is one method of West Nile virus prevention, but a vaccine would provide broader protection.
PHOTO: ISTOCKPHOTO
Mosquito Dunks
Eradicate mosquitoes with products containing Bacillus thruingiensis.
PHOTO: GARDENER'S SUPPLY
Map 1
West Nile Virus in 1999
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Map 2
West Nile Virus in 2000
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Map 3
West Nile Virus in 2001
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2002 Map Final Resize
West Nile Virus in 2002
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2003 Map Final Resize
West Nile Virus in 2003
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Map 2004 Final Resize
West Nile Virus in 2004
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2005 Map Final Resize
West Nile Virus in 2005
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2006 Map Final Resize
West Nile Virus in 2006
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2007 Map Final Resize
West Nile Virus in 2007
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2008 Map Final Resize
West Nile Virus in 2008
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Final Map Resize
West Nile Virus 1999 to 2008
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