Bay County Alerts
Ends: September 22, 2019
Mosquito-Borne Illness Advisory
A human case of West Nile virus infection is confirmed. This is the first human case of mosquito-borne illness in Bay County in 2019. In July a flock of sentinel chickens tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). The original advisory was issued In June following two cases of EEE in horses. Bay County Mosquito Control, Beach Mosquito Control District, and DOH-Bay continue surveillance, prevention, and education efforts.