Health
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VIDEO: The Vector Collectors

| 4:00 AM

Squirrels, mice, ticks, fleas, and mosquitos. What do they have in common? The County’s Vector Control Program catches all of these animals to test for nasty diseases like West Nile Virus and plague. Without this trapping and testing, we’d never know if we had a disease outbreak in the county.

Health
02:43

VIDEO: Mouse Trap!

| 4:00 AM

The county of San Diego is constantly out and about making sure that you’re safe and secure. They test the ocean to make sure its safe to swim in. They check fruit trees for any type of bug infestation. When it comes to rodents, they have to be extra careful, because you never know what they might be carrying.