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County Health Department to Spray Adult Mosquitoes Friday September 13 in Middletown Township

September 11, 2013

County Health Department to Spray Adult Mosquitoes Friday September 13 in Middletown Township

The Bucks County Department of Health West Nile Virus Program will conduct a limited adult mosquito control event on Friday, September 13, 2013, weather permitting. This spray is a response to high counts of West Nile Virus positive mosquitoes found in this area. The spray will commence at dusk.

The area to be sprayed will be East Highland Avenue and Central Avenue in Middletown Township.

The application chemical will be Duet, to be applied using an ultra low volume truck mounted sprayer at a rate of .75 ounce per acre. One truck will be used, a green Chevrolet truck with the County of Bucks seal on the side.

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