OSWEGO COUNTY – The Oswego County Health Department reported today that Eastern equine encephalitis virus (EEEV) and West Nile virus (WNV) were found in a single mosquito pool (sample) in the town of West Monroe. The sample was collected on Sept. 2, before the county conducted aerial spraying of the area, which is part of the Big Bay/Toad Harbor Swamp.

Oswego County conducted aerial spraying on Sept. 2 and 3. Both spraying events were effective in reducing mosquito populations.

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