West Nile Virus Season is Here in Savannah, GA

Author: Mosquito Squad of Savannah - Hilton Head

West Nile Virus season is finally upon us in Savannah, Georgia. According to a recent Fox 28 news article, “Midtown Savannah mosquitoes test positive for West Nile”. You may remember we published an article back in May that researchers were predicting a very strong West Nile Virus season for 2019. It appears that has come to fruition. Make sure your yard isn’t a safe haven for potentially disease-carrying mosquitoes. Call Mosquito Squad of Savannah – Hilton Head today at (912) 348-8247!


Recently, the Chatham County Mosquito Control confirmed samples of mosquitoes in midtown Savannah have tested positive for West Nile Virus. According to Dr. Lawton Davis, Health Director of the Coastal Health District, “Most people who become infected won’t even show symptoms, but about 1 in 5 may develop a fever, headache, body aches, joint pains, vomiting, diarrhea, or rash”.

The best way to reduce your chances of contracting West Nile Virus is to reduce your contact with mosquitoes. While out and about, it’s important to utilize effective, proven bug sprays. While at your home, make sure you don’t have any standing water that will allow mosquitoes to breed. Lastly, call the mosquito control experts at Mosquito Squad of Savannah – Hilton Head. We’ll reduce your yard’s mosquito population by up to 85 – 90% and our solution will remain effective for up to 21 days after the treatment.


At Mosquito Squad of Savannah – Hilton Head, we believe that you should be able to enjoy your yard without having to worry about annoying, biting insects. Our barrier treatment is also backed up by a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Simply put, if you’re not happy, neither are we. If you’re still experiencing high levels of mosquito activity after we’ve treated it, we’ll return as quickly as possible to re-treat your yard at no cost.

We’ve been treating and protecting customers’ yards from mosquitoes since 2005. There is a good reason we’re still in business – because it works! If your yard is inundated with mosquitoes, then it’s time to Alert the Squad! Let us help you take your yard back.

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If you’re searching for a professional mosquito control company in Savannah, Georgia, then look no further than the local experts at Mosquito Squad of Savannah – Hilton Head. You can reach us any time by calling us at (912) 348-8247 or filling out our form here. We look forward to hearing from you and helping you Fight the Bite!