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Report a Dead Bird

Please Note: Due to COVID-19, the District has suspended the dead bird program at this time. Reports of dead birds can still be submitted to for risk mapping. See site here:  

If you find a dead bird, simply dispose of the bird’s carcass (body), don’t handle it with your bare hands. Use gloves or an inverted plastic bag to place the carcass in a garbage bag, which can then be disposed of in your regular trash .

For Info Concerning West Nile Virus in Humans:

Orange County Health Care Agency
Telephone: 714.834.8024
Web Site:

Additional West Nile Virus Information

California West Nile Surveillance Information Center
Web Site:

Centers for Disease Control
English: 888.246.2857
Spanish: 888.246.2857
TTY: 888.874.2646
Telephone: 970.221.6496
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