Can I test the soil at my home?

No environmental testing is available to identify the Blastomyces species. If you or your pet are experiencing symptoms, contact a healthcare provider or veterinarian immediately.

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1. I go to the Willow River near Boardman frequently; do I need to get tested?
2. Is there anything I can do to reduce my risk of infection?
3. Can I test the soil at my home?
4. How is Blastomycosis treated?
5. How many cases have been detected?
6. How did Public Health respond during the blastomycosis investigation?