Weather permitting; the Delaware Mosquito Control Section plans the following insecticide application during the late afternoon/evening hours on Tuesday, September 04, and/or the morning hours on Wednesday, September 05, 2018.
Application of Altosid SR20 (methoprene) with an airplane (registration number 3055M) to control mosquito larvae in the following areas: In Bombay Hook Nat. Wildlife Refuge and marshlands east of Little Creek.
For notification purposes, spraying will be done in the following zones: 72, 80 & 88.
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 http://de.gov/mosquito
or view the Spray Zone Map at http://de.gov/mosquitomap