The Ledge Light Health District (LLHD) issued a press release today announcing that mosquitoes trapped in Lyme and Old Lyme have tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). This is in addition to the previously announced positive mosquitoes in Groton, Ledyard, North Stonington and Stonington. The LLHD advised all residents of Groton, Ledyard, North Stonington, Stonington, Lyme and Old Lyme to avoid outdoor activities between dusk and dawn. Read the complete press release here.
Area residents are advised to protect themselves from mosquitoes by avoiding outdoor activities from dusk to dawn. To read the Connecticut Department of Public Health’s latest advisory, click here.
The Connecticut Department of Public Health today issued an advisory encouraging residents to continue taking extra precautions to avoid contracting Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). To read this important advisory, click here.