Personal Protection from Mosquitoes

Personal Protection from Mosquitoes
  • Avoid prolonged outdoor exposure during dawn and dusk. These are the times when mosquitoes are the most active.
  • Wear long sleeves and pants when outdoors to protect against mosquitoes bites
  • Protect yourself against mosquitoes by using an effective insect repellent, such as DEET, Picaridin, or Oil of Lemon Eucalyptus. Follow labeled instructions
  • Doors, windows, and screens should be in good working condition to prevent mosquitoes from entering your home
  • Contact the District at (650) 344-8592 for abatement services and information