Vector Control

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Our Location: 1221 Fulton Street, 3rd Floor
PO Box 11867, Fresno CA 93775-1867
Phone: (559) 600-3357 Fax: (559) 600-7629
Email: EnvironmentalHealth@co.fresno.ca.us

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
(Closed 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)

Our district inspectors investigate complaints related to flies, cockroaches, rats and mice. These "vectors" create public nuisances and may transmit diseases. Many of these complaints are related to substandard housing conditions in the unincorporated areas of Fresno County. Handouts pertaining to the elimination of these vectors are available from our office. For more information or to make a complaint, contact staff at (559) 600-3357.

General disease information about bed bugs, Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome, head lice, Lyme disease, mosquito-borne diseases, swimmer's itch, tick-borne diseases, and West Nile virus can be found at the Vector-Borne Disease Section (VBDS) of the California Department of Public Health.

General and technical information about Hantavirus can be found at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), National Center for Infectious Diseases website. For information about rodent control and signs of rodent infestations, continue to the Special Pathogens Branch.

Additional information on mosquitoes and mosquito control in Fresno County can be obtained from the following agencies:

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