West Nile Bird Shows Up in Folsom

A dead raven found near Brown’s Ravine on Folsom Lake has tested positive for West Nile Virus. This is the 5th bird found in El Dorado County, more than this time last year. Six human cases of West Nile has been reported in Sacramento County in the last couple of weeks. How to protect yourself? Avoid walking around at dusk, and use bug spray with DEET. More in the Folsom Telegraph.