A mosquito in Wenham has tested positive for West Nile Virus. Residents are encouraged to practice mitigation strategies including:
- Avoid being outside after dusk
- Dress in long sleeved shirts and loose clothing
- Use mosquito repellant
- Drain any standing water
The Board of Health will be discussing this at their upcoming meeting on September 8th at 8 am via Zoom.
Residents can get more information on mitigation strategies at the Board of Health website
and the Massachusetts State website.