Health department warns of mosquito-borne disease increase in Collier County

Published: September 14, 2021 4:25 PM EDT
Updated: September 30, 2021 3:14 PM EDT
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Florida Department of Health in Collier County said Tuesday there has been increase in mosquito-borne disease activity after several mosquito pools tested positive for West Nile virus infection recently.

According to DOH-Collier, residents and visitors should do their best to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes and to take basic precautions to help limit exposure.