Sarasota County is actively monitoring the beaches and cleaning in accordance with beach policy. To report a fish kill, call 800-636-0511.

Find current beach conditions at Mote Marine Daily Beach Conditions. Find updates on the county’s beach cleaning efforts at Red Tide Status.

Full Legal Name of the District

Sarasota County Mosquito Control District


Public Purpose of the District

To reduce mosquito numbers in an environmentally responsible manner to lessen the nuisance and disease risk to people in Sarasota County.


Governing Body

County Commission


Fiscal Year of the Special District

Oct. 1 – Sept. 30


Taxes, Fees, Assessments or Charges

Sarasota County levies a countywide ad valorem assessment for mosquito control. Millage rates are posted on the Tax Collectors website.


Code of Ethics

See Sarasota County Ethics Policy.