Invasive Mosquitoes in Santa Barbara County
- Yellow fever mosquito (Aedes aegypti) was identified for the first time in Fall 2020. (press release)
- Southern house mosquito (Culex quinquefasciatus) carrying West Nile virus was trapped for the first time in three years in Fall 2020. (press release)
- Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus) has not yet been identified in Santa Barbara County.