Public Health Announcement: Nighttime Activities Should be Curtailed to Help Prevent Mosquito-Borne Illness

MosquitoAugust 14, 2013

The Town of Amherst has been identified by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) to be at “high” risk for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), a rare viral infection that is dangerous and often fatal to humans and spread by mosquitoes that are most active from dusk to dawn.