Service Name: West Nile Virus Surveillance Program

Organization Name: CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH (CDPH)

Location

Location Name: Main Office

  • Accessibility: No information has been provided by Agency.
  • Physical Address: No physical address, CA
  • Mailing Address: Po Box 997377 , MS 0500, Sacramento, CA, 95899-7377
  • Description: Accepts reports of dead birds through both a hotline and online. The spread of the West Nile Virus is tracked in California by testing dead birds for the virus and other related data. Callers are provided with:
    • Disposal instructions for dead birds 
    • Arrangement for the pick-up of the dead birds
    • Contact information for mosquito abatement.
  • Website: https://www.westnile.ca.gov
  • Email: leslie.foss@cdph.ca.gov
  • Phone(s): (510) 412-6255, (877) 968-2473
  • Hours: Mon-Sun 8:30am-5pm(May through September only). Rest of the year only weekdays.
  • Eligibility: Open to all
  • Requirements: None
  • Areas Served:
    • United States
  • Categories:
  • Contacts:
    • Leslie Foss, West Nile virus Dead Bird Coordinator, leslie.foss@cdph.ca.gov