Nikki Harris, Program Manager
Cell: (208) 914-4851
1087 S. Park Street Suite 1 & 2
Payette, Id. 83661
Vector Disease Control International
Mosquito Control Specialists
Vector Disease Control International is the sole mosquito control provider for Payette County. We are committed to excellence in vector control and related services. We strive to improve the quality of life through education, surveillance and the control of mosquitos and other disease carrying vectors. At anytime you have questions, comments or need service please contact Nikki Harris.
The following is a summary of vector control activities for June thru July 2018 2018;
As expected, with the warmer weather both the larval hatch and adult activity has increased. VDCI through our surveillance and trapping efforts sprayed 31 nights, treated over 549 spray miles or 19887 acres to help control mosquito activity.
During this same period, we received 51 requests for service. 33 residence requests to have their property added to our spray list, 18 properties requested a property inspection to help owners locate the cause of increased mosquito activity and barrier spraying was completed.
On July 23, 2018 mosquitoes near SW 3rd and the Whitley Bottoms area tested positive for West Nile. Control and surveillance for adult mosquitoes was immediately implemented. All test after control measures were implemented, no new positive test has occurred.
We encourage all residence to take appropriate actions to avoid mosquitos by protecting yourself and home. You can call VDCI at 208-642-6835 for mosquito related questions or visit www.westnile.idaho.gov
for personal or home protection advice.