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County Health Department to Spray Mosquitoes in Richland Township Sept. 5

August 31, 2012

County Health Department to Spray Mosquitoes in Richland Township Sept. 5

The Bucks County Health Department, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), will conduct an adult mosquito spray on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012, between 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. - weather permitting - in Richland Township. The spray will begin at 7:30 PM and will be limited to the open space and park facilities on California Road. This area will be sprayed by truck mounted sprayer, ATV, and walking backpack.   

The vehicles to be used will be a green 1997 Chevy pickup truck and a Green Ford Ranger pickup truck.  Both vehicles will be marked with the Bucks County Health Department logo.  The chemical to be applied will be Masterline Kontrol 4-4.

For additional information about adult mosquitoes and West Nile Virus, please go to http://www.westnile.state.pa.us/. The Bucks County Department of Health can be reached at 215-345-3318.