Division of Environmental Health

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our Environmental Health Services office at 10777 Main Street in Fairfax is open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday. Clinic services are not offered at this location.

TTY 711

10777 Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22030

Pieter A. Sheehan, REHS,
Director, Division of Environmental Health

Disease Carrying Insects Program

The biologists of Fairfax County Health Department’s Disease Carrying Insect Program help protect the county from illnesses spread by ticks, mosquitoes and other pests. Learn more about how you can Fight the Bite and protect your family from Lyme, West Nile and other vector-borne diseases.

Bite Buster Says: Swat away mosquitoes

Learn how to protect your family from mosquito-borne illness.

MC Bugg-Z Says: Don’t get sick from the bite of a tick!

Tips for preventing tick bites and the diseases they carry, identifying ticks and choosing insect repellent.

Program Activities

Learn about the work we do to help protect county residents from diseases spread by mosquitoes and ticks.

Educational Materials

Get Prevention Materials: Want MC Bugg-Z to perform at your school or event? Need some Bite Buster educational materials? We have lots of Fight the Bite education for you — free of charge.

Complaints may be reported to the Health Department through the county's Planning and Land Use System.

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