Targeting mosquito habitats using geographic information system (GIS) software
Summer Cove Apartments tops violators list with 75 issues.
The story of Hurricane Harvey typically begins with a number: 51. That is the amount of rain, in inches, that the storm dumped on our region over four days in August.
The Harris County Public Health Center doesn't know how aggressive the flu will be this upcoming year, but they recommend people get vaccinated as early as possible.
Con la llegada de las altas temperaturas aumenta la proliferación de mosquitos, es por esto que expertos recomiendan procurar estar en casa, proteger ventanas, utilizar el aire acondicionado, aplicarse repelentes y procurar no acumular aguas sucias.
“We need our residents to help prevent mosquitos from breeding in and around their homes by dumping all containers that have standing water every 3-5 days and to protect themselves by applying an EPA registered insect repellant,” said Dr. Umair A. Shah, executive director of Harris County Public Health, in a press release.
HOUSTON - If you're stuck indoors this season over fear of contracting a mosquito-borne illness, the Harris County Public Health Department has you covered like bug spray.
Health workers have found mosquitoes infected with West Nile Virus at 18 testing locations, the health agency said Tuesday in a news release. That’s a big increase from June 11, when just three infected pools were found.
The shelter is offering free adoptions for cats and select dogs from June 25 through July 3.
KHOU 11 reporter, Janelle Bludau, and photographer, Michael Barbagallo, found the dog on May 30, as they arrived at the shelter to report on overcrowding.