Jackson County
Vector Control District

Monitoring and controlling public health pests for Jackson County, Oregon.

We are currently understaffed while receiving a high volume of requests for service.  Please be advised that you may experience longer delays in response times than usual.  We apologize for the inconvenience and greatly appreciate your patience.

What We Do

Mosquito Management

Many bloodsucking insects, such as mosquitoes, are known as "vectors".  A vector is...
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Fly Control

Free for Jackson County residents Limit 2 disposable fly traps The district has moved...
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Rat Control

The Jackson County Vector Control District is committed to protecting the health and...
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Tick Management

Tick Life Cycle Most ticks go through four life stages: egg, larva, nymph,...
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Who We Are

The Jackson County Vector Control District was formed by a vote of the public in 1968 for the purpose of providing mosquito and fly control to county residents. We are governed by a Board of Trustees who are appointed by the County Board of Commissioners.

How Do I?

Whether it's surveilling mosquito populations, reporting dead birds, or tick identification, we're here to help Jackson County.

Latest News

Mosquito Season Not Over Yet

While recent cooler temperatures have helped lower their abundance, mosquitoes are still active in Jackson County.  3 mosquito pools have tested positive for West Nile virus over the last two […]

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A Reminder to Inspect for Mosquito Sources

Mosquito sources come in lots of forms.  Fortunately, you can eliminate many with a quick inspection of your property.  Some mosquitoes thrive in the heat of summer so be sure […]

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Planned Adult Mosquito Treatment 09/15/2022

We are planning to conduct adult mosquito control treatments on certain routes within the red highlighted areas between 3-6 am on 09/15/2022. We are currently using Deltagard for adult mosquito […]

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Additional Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jackson County, Ore.—More mosquitos tested positive for West Nile virus in Jackson County this week.  The mosquitoes came from 3 areas located around Central Point, White City, […]

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Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus in Jackson County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jackson County, Ore.—West Nile virus has been detected in mosquitoes collected in two areas around Central Point and White City on August 25th, 2022.  This is the […]

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Avoiding Ticks While Camping

You may be taking suitable precautions to protect yourself from bears and other wild animals while camping, but have you considered little pests that can be as small as the […]

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