About Us

East Side Mosquito Abatement District was founded in 1939. The District has a comprehensive surveillance program that implements integrated vector management (IVM) strategies in order to reduce mosquito sources and mosquito-borne diseases.  East Side Mosquito Abatement works in conjunction with local health agencies as well as the State by monitoring mosquito abundance and mosquito-borne virus activity.  The District is also a sustaining member of the Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California (MVCAC) and the American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA).


East Side Mosquito Abatement District services over 540 square miles consisting of the northern portion of Stanislaus County. The cities within our district include Modesto, Empire, Waterford, Knights Ferry, Valley Home, Oakdale, Riverbank, and Salida.  For cities located South of the Tuolumne River please contact Turlock Mosquito Abatement









2000 Santa Fe Ave. Modesto, CA 95357