Test Results as of 7/14/00
- To date, 215 crows and 3 pigeons have been tested by the Department of Health and Senior Services' Public Health and Environmental Laboratory and seven crows found in Bergen County have tested positive for the presence of the West Nile virus (WNV). Crow samples have been submitted from all counties except Camden and Cape May.
- Two hundred and ninety-nine blood samples taken from sentinel chicken flocks placed in all 21 counties and 289 mosquito pools collected in every county, have all tested negative for WNV.
- No human tests have been performed this year.