Environmental Health Division
Animal Population Control
Jamie Byrd, Director of Public Health
Zika Virus Information
Vector Control surveys and controls mosquitoes, with the potential of being disease carriers. Investigations of “trouble spots” are made and eliminated when possible. If total elimination is not obtainable, the area is surveyed and larvacide is used on a regular basis.
Illinois Department of Public Health has a variety of vector-related publications, including:
Vector Control/Arbovirus Surveillance