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Mosquito Control Spray Announcement - Downstate Aerial Larviciding


Downstate Aerial Larviciding

Start Time

9/4/2018 4:00 PM

End Time

9/5/2018 12:00 PM


Weather permitting; the Delaware Mosquito Control Section plans the following insecticide application during the daylight hours on Tuesday, September 04, and/or Wednesday, September 05, 2018.
Application of Altosid SR20 (methoprene) with an airplane (registration number N263JC, N562X, or 3055M) to control mosquito larvae in the following areas:
Near Milford, Slaughter Beach, Milton, and Lewes.
For notification purposes, spraying will be done in the following zones:  120, 128, 129, and 141.
All insecticides to be used are registered with the USEPA for mosquito control and will be applied according to USEPA approved label instructions.  The USEPA has determined that the insecticides to be used do not pose unreasonable risks to human health, wildlife, or the environment.
For further information, please visit the Mosquito Control website at or view the Spray Zone Map at



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Created at 9/4/2018 2:25 PM by Anne.Newlin
Last modified at 9/4/2018 2:25 PM by Anne.Newlin
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