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County Health Department to Spray Adult Mosquitoes August 9 in Bristol Township

August 6, 2013

The Bucks County Department of Health West Nile Virus Program will conduct a limited adult mosquito control event on Friday August 9, 2013, weather permitting. The rain date will be August 12, 2013. The spray will commence at dusk.

The area to be sprayed will be the Junewood section of Bristol Township. The streets included in the spray event are Woodside Ave., Headley Ave., Headley Ct., Curtis Ave., Dogwood Dr., Disk Ln., Daffodil Ln., Dahlia Ln., Deep Green Ln., Dark Leaf Ln., Dewberry Ln., Dogwood Way, Daisy Ln. and Norman Ave.

The application chemical will be Duet, to be applied using an ultra low volume truck mounted sprayer at a rate of .75 to one 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 to http://www.westnile.state.pa.us/. The Bucks County Department of Health can be reached at 215-345-3318.