Mosquito Abatement Continues In Bay Area As West Nile Cases In US ON Rise

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Contra Costa County Mosquito and Vector Control District technicians... News PhotoCalifornia,Fog,Healthcare And Medicine,Horizontal,Insecticide,Leaving,Map,Mosquito,Residential District,Talking,Technician,USA,West Nile VirusPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Getty ImagesBRENTWOOD, CA - AUGUST 23: Contra Costa County Mosquito and Vector Control District technicians Josefa Cabada (L) and Greg Howard consult a map before leaving to fog neighborhoods with with Pyrocide 7396 insecticide on August 23, 2012 in Brentwood, California. In the wake of the largest outbreak of the West Nile Virus in the U.S. history, the Contra Costa County Mosquito and Vector Control is fogging areas of the county that have seen a spike in numbers of mosquitoes carrying the West Nile Virus. More than 1,100 people in the Unites States have been infected with West Nile and 41 people have died. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)