A map of NYC and the trapping locations for mosquitoes

    New Yorkers can now view the Health Department's mosquito surveillance and control activities across the five boroughs at nyc.gov/health/mosquito.

Breastfeeding Empowerment Zone
Drink NYC Water
Zika Travel Warning

    If you're pregnant, or might be pregnant soon, read our health tips. Other languages: [Español].


    Take steps to avoid mosquitoes. New Yorkers can protect themselves from mosquito bites by wearing protective clothing and using mosquito repellent. Learn more about reducing mosquito exposure.

Know Before You Go
    New York City Area Beaches are open from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Save time by finding out beach water quality conditions before you go. Text 'BEACH' to 877877, call 311, or sign up online to receive free notifications.
    To see the current status of a beach, check out our new interactive beach water quality map.

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