Recent rainfalls throughout the District will produce nuisance floodwater and medically important Culex mosquitoes.  Our night-time spraying for biting adult mosquitoes will likely begin the week of  8/1/16

Please remember to empty any containers on your property holding water that may produce mosquitoes 

 


Northwest Mosquito Abatement District              

Located in Northwest Cook County, Illinois

 

The District

About Us

Operational Overview

Map of the District

Mosquito UpdateWest Nile virus infected mosquitoes have been detected in July 2016.  See below WNV activity in NWMAD.

Mosquito Spraying Schedule CCrews continue to treat water areas found with mosquito larvae from recent rainfall.CCc

Mosquito Spray FAQ's

NWMAD Contacts

Seasonal Job OpportunitiesStill Hiring for 2010 Season!

Full-time Job Opportunities

 Protecting Yourself from Mosquitoes

Identifying Mosquito Production Sites Around Your Homei

Report a Water Site Producing Mosquitoes to NWMAD

Products Available for Use Around the HomeNEW effective non-DEET repellents!

Page updated 07/27/2016

The Northwest Mosquito Abatement District was organized in April, 1956 and formed by public election in nine townships.  Boundaries encompass the Cook County townships of Barrington, Palatine, Wheeling, Hanover, Schaumburg, Elk Grove Village, Maine, 1 sq. mile of Norwood Park and 6 sq. miles of Northfield. This is a land area of approximately 242 sq. miles. The Northwest Mosquito Abatement District's main office is located in Wheeling and  2 seasonal auxiliary facilities located in Hoffman Estates, and Elk Grove Village. 
  
MOSQUITO VIRUS TESTING

West Nile Virus Information

WNV activity in NWMAD UPDATED

 Zika Virus


                     

 

 

7/19/2012 NIGHT SPRAY PENDING

SCHEDULE PENDING!

UPDATED!