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1. I heard that putting up purple martin houses and bat houses will help prevent West Nile virus because those animals eat mosquitoes. Is this true?
2. My community won't spray for mosquitoes. Therefore, my town has no mosquito control and the citizens are at risk for West Nile Virus. Any tips?
3. My neighbor says you can get West Nile Virus from handling dead birds. Is this true?
4. I found a dead bird in my yard today and the Department of State Health Services will not test it. How can we be tested for this deadly disease?
5. My neighbor's bug zappers keep me awake all night. He says he got several zappers to protect his family from West Nile virus because they kill mosquitoes. I say they don't work. Who is right?
6. Why do some areas stop collecting dead birds?