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Case Counts by County

CountyDead birds
Alameda-
Alpine-
Amador-
Butte-
Calaveras-
Colusa-
Contra Costa-
Del Norte-
El Dorado-
Fresno-
Glenn-
Humboldt-
Imperial-
Inyo-
Kern-
Kings-
Lake-
Lassen-
Los Angeles-
Madera-
Marin-
Mariposa-
Mendocino-
Merced-
Modoc-
Mono-
Monterey-
Napa-
Nevada-
Orange2
Placer-
Plumas-
Riverside-
Sacramento-
San Benito-
San Bernardino-
San Diego1
San Francisco-
San Joaquin-
San Luis Obispo-
San Mateo-
Santa Barbara-
Santa Clara-
Santa Cruz-
Shasta-
Sierra-
Siskiyou-
Solano-
Sonoma-
Stanislaus-
Sutter-
Tehama-
Trinity-
Tulare-
Tuolumne-
Ventura-
Yolo-
Yuba-
Total3

WNV Activity by County
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Data on this website are updated every Friday by 4pm. Due to different reporting schedules, case totals here may not always reflect those reported by local health departments. Updates during the off season (January-April) are less frequent.
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Total Counties with
WNV in 2019: 6

New counties highlighted in red.
Fresno, Orange, Riverside, San Diego, San Joaquin, and Tulare.

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human cases

YTD: 0 Counties: 0
No cases of human WNV illness have been reported positive for WNV in 2019.
 

horses

YTD: 0 Counties: 0
No horses have tested positive for WNV in 2019.
 

dead birds

YTD: 3 Counties: 2
There were 2 new WNV positive dead birds reported in California last week from Orange County. This is the first WNV positive dead bird from Orange County this year.

3 dead birds from 2 counties have tested positive for WNV in 2019.

 

mosquito samples

YTD: 157 Counties: 5
There were 73 new WNV positive mosquito samples reported in California last week from the following counties: Fresno (2), Riverside (49), San Joaquin (2), and Tulare (20). This is the first indication of WNV from Fresno and San Joaquin counties this year.

157 mosquito samples from 5 counties have tested positive for WNV in 2019.

A mosquito sample may contain up to 50 individual mosquitoes.

 

sentinel chickens

YTD: 0 Counties: 0
No sentinel chickens have tested positive for WNV in 2019.

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2003-2018 WNV Activity Summary

Element 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 Total
Human cases (fatal) 31 (0) 779 (29) 880 (19) 278 (7) 380 (21) 445 (15) 112 (4) 111 (6) 158 (9) 479 (20) 379 (15) 801 (31) 782 (53) 442 (19) 553 (44) 217 (11) 6,799 (303)
Horses 12 540 456 58 28 32 18 19 15 22 23 153 193 213 21 11 1,299
Dead birds 96 3,232 3,046 1,446 1,396 2,569 515 416 688 1,644 1,251 2,442 1,349 1,352 510 501 22,093
Mosquito samples 32 1,136 1,242 832 1,007 2,003 1,063 1,305 2,087 2849 2,528 3,340 3,329 3,528 3,371 1,963 31,615
Sentinel chickens 70 809 1,053 640 510 585 443 281 391 540 485 443 449 343 305 163 7,510
Squirrels - 49 48 32 26 32 10 24 24 23 03 03 03 03 03 03 276
1 There were 20 imported human cases. 2 There were 3 imported horse cases. 3 Not monitored this year.

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Compared to previous year and previous five-year average to date

As of Jun 14, 2019201920185Y AVG
Counties61217
Human cases041
Dead birds32192
Mosquito samples15710111
Sentinel chickens001
YTD - Year to date corresponds to the same time last year or last five years.

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WNV Reports

Weekly Report

06.14 Arbovirus Bulletin #11
06.14 2019 YTD WNV Activity Map
06.11 2019 US Arboviral Activity Update

Humans

05.15 2018 Human WNV Incidence Report
05.15 2003-2018 WNV Case Summary
03.29 2017 Human WNV Incidence Report

Dead Birds

06.14Positive Counts by City/County for 2019
06.14Positive Species for 2019
06.14Reported, Tested, Positive 2019

Mosquitoes

06.14 AMOR - EVS Week 23
06.14 AMOR - GRAVID Week 23
06.14 AMOR - NJLT Week 23
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