Weather permitting; the Mosquito Control Section is planning the following insecticide application(s) beginning as early as one half hour before sunset on Monday, August 27, 2018:
Application of Anvil 10/10 (Sumithrin/PBO) with a truck-mounted sprayer to control adult mosquitoes in the following areas: Barrington, Salem Trace and Woodshade developments in greater Newark; Fort DuPont State Park in DE City; Park Lane, Banning Park and eastern part of Brack-Ex in greater Wilmington, Maple Ave. Park in Elsmere and near Twin Spans Industrial Park in New Castle.
For notification purposes, spraying will be done in the following zone(s): 21, 22, 27, 28, 30, 34 & 37
All insecticides to be used are registered with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for mosquito control and will be applied according to EPA approved label instructions. The EPA has determined that these insecticides do not pose unreasonable risks to human health, wildlife, or the environment.
For further information, please visit the Mosquito Control website at http://de.gov/mosquito
or view the Spray Zone Map at http://de.gov/mosquitomap