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Per the Weld County Health Department, "6 mosquito pools tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV) last week and this resulted in a Vector Index approaching the limit in Zone 1 in Weld County." According to the CDC, a vector index calculation that exceeds 0.75 indicates an increased risk of WNV transmission to humans.
The Town of Kersey regularly fogs for mosquitoes however residents should take additional precautions as needed to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes. For more information, visit the website: https://www.weldgov.com/departments/health_and_environment/environmental_health/animal_related_diseases/.