Why We Need Your Mosquito Sample

Swat a mosquito and save it for us

If you are a Contra Costa County resident and are being bitten by mosquitoes, you can contact the District at 925-685-9301 or visit us online to request a free inspection.

We need residents to collect a sample for our inspectors. Contra Costa County is home to 23 different kinds of mosquitoes. Each species has a flight range of between 100 yards to 20 miles, as well as a preferred water habitat. Identifying the species of mosquitoes helps to identify their sources and is key to controlling them.


About Kevin

Mayor - City of Oakley, Data Center Manager of Mainframe Operations and Optimization – USS-POSCO INDUSTRIES, Co-Founder and Board Member - Friends of Oakley A Community Foundation, Advisory Board – Opportunity Junction, Commissioner - Contra Costa Transportation Authority, Board Member - Tri Delta Transit and Transplan
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