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Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Mosquito and Tick Control

Health information on mosquito, insect and tick control.

Breeding Habitat Source Reduction Tick and Insect Repellents

DHS has information on West Nile Virus, Arboviral diseases, and Tickborne diseases.  For tips on keeping your yard safe and healthy for children, see the Healthy Yard factsheet (PDF, 315 KB).

If you have further questions about how to control habitat where mosquitoes can breed or wish to report a site you think may constitute a breeding site for mosquitoes, contact your local public health agency.

For health related questions, contact the Division of Public Health, Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Health,  PO Box 2659, Madison, WI 53701-2659, (608) 266-1120.

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Last Revised:  August 21, 2014