Protect Yourself from West Nile Virus
Protect yourself from the West Nile Virus with the 4 D’s.
- Stay indoors at Dusk/Dawn. This is the time of day that mosquitoes are most active.
- Dress in long sleeves/pants, loose and light-colored clothing when outdoors.
- Use insect repellent that contains Deet, picaridin, or oil of lemon eucalyptus. Follow label instructions.
- Drain standing water in your yard and neighborhoods. Include flower pots, water dishes, bird paths, and wading pools.