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Mosquito Control Aerial Spraying

The following areas of Worcester and Wicomico Counties will be treated by an aircraft to reduce the adult mosquito population, beginning the evening of July 31, 2019, weather conditions permitting. The aircraft is a twin engine, white plane with red and blue stripes, registration number N903MD. It will fly 300 to 500 feet, above the ground during the evening hours.

The following communities and areas will receive aerial spraying services:

Whaleyville and Willards

Residents of the affected areas are advised that the insecticide to be applied is Trumpet a formulation containing naled and applied at less than 1.0 fluid ounce per acre. Approximately 6,775 acres will be treated. It is not necessary for people, pets or livestock to leave the area to be treated.