October 2020 District Newsletter

New from the District in October: San Mateo County’s First West Nile Virus Detection in 2020, Welcoming Our New District Manager, and a Note from Departing Manager Dr. Chindi Peavey

Click here to read the October 2020 District Newsletter.

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A Pest in the Pantry

If you’ve been grocery shopping less frequently, cooking from scratch, and keeping more food at home lately, you’re not alone - and you might not be alone in your kitchen, either. Stored foods can become infested by several species of moths and beetles, collectively known as pantry pests.

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Mosquitoes Collected in South San Francisco Negative for West Nile Virus

Today (Oct. 1st) the District laboratory collected mosquitoes in the area where a dead crow infected with West Nile virus was found earlier this week. These mosquitoes have all tested negative for West Nile virus.


Job Announcement: Vector Ecologist

Position: Vector Ecologist

Filing Period: September 25, 2020 until filled, but will not close before October 16, 2020

Annual Salary Range: $83,616 to $120,578

Benefits: Full benefits package (retirement, medical, dental, vision, vacation, sick leave, long term disability)

Probation: The position is subject to a six-month probationary period

Status: Regular full time


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