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Announcements: ADULT MOSQUITO CONTROL ON THURSDAY, SEPT 28th IN KENHORST

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ADULT MOSQUITO CONTROL ON THURSDAY, SEPT 28th IN KENHORST

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The Berks County Conservation District Mosquito-Borne Disease Program will conduct a truck mounted ultra-low volume (ULV) mosquito control operation in the municipalities of Cumru, Kenhorst, Mohnton, and Shillington. Residential and recreational areas will be sprayed for adult mosquitoes. The control work will begin around dusk on Thursday, September 28th. High populations of adult mosquitoes capable of transmitting West Nile Virus have been detected in these areas. The truck mounted ULV spray will be conducted by Berks County Conservation District personnel. The business license for Berks County is BU 1391. The product used will be Permanone applied at a rate of 1.5 oz/acre. This product is designed to provide quick knockdown and effective control of adult mosquitoes. Weather conditions and other unexpected events could delay or cancel this spray operation. If this operation is cancelled, it will be rescheduled for Monday, October 2nd. Please contact Evan Corondi, WNV/Vector Control & Outreach Coordinator at the Berks County Conservation District via email (Evan.Corondi@berkscd.com) or phone at (610) 372-4657 ext. 212, if you have any questions or concerns.

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10/3/2017

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Created at 9/26/2017 12:53 PM by Tina Kasting
Last modified at 9/26/2017 12:53 PM by Tina Kasting