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San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District Awarded District Transparency Certificate of Excellence
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District Awarded District Transparency Certificate of Excellence

Burlingame, CA – 9 January 2016

In recognition of its outstanding efforts to promote transparency and good governance, San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District has been awarded the District Transparency Certificate of Excellence by the Special District Leadership Foundation (SDLF).

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Bugs That Bug You: Western Conifer Seed Bug

Today a resident brought in an insect she’d found on her live Christmas tree. She was concerned that it might be a kissing bug, the insect vector of Chagas disease.

Fortunately, the specimen was not a kissing bug. It was a western conifer seed bug, a minor tree pest to conifers – like Christmas trees! These bugs aren’t harmful to humans, and can be gently relocated outside if found indoors.

 

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December 2016 District Report

In this month’s District Report: year-end WNV data, holiday office hours, and more.

Click here to read the December 2016 District Report.

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