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West Nile Virus 2017 Update for Oakville

A batch of mosquitoes trapped last week in Oakville has tested positive for WNV which triggered a West Nile Virus 2017 Update.. This is the first batch of West Nile Virus positive mosquitoes confirmed in ...

West Nile Virus 2017, mosquito

Oakville resident tests positive for West Nile virus

An Oakville resident has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). This is the first human case for Halton this year.

West Nile Virus 2017, mosquito

West Nile Virus found in Oakville

On July 21, 2016, Halton Region announced that a batch of mosquitoes trapped this week in the Town of Oakville tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). This is the first batch of WNV positive ...

First human case of West Nile virus in Oakville

A probable human case of the West Nile virus (WNV) illness has been identified in an adult from the Town of Oakville. This is the first human case for Halton in 2015.

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Larviciding program starts now to help prevent West Nile virus in Oakville

To help keep West Nile virus (WNV) out of our communities, Halton Region has now begun its larviciding program. The preventative program targets standing bodies of water which are potential breeding grounds for mosquitoes that ...