Bristol County Mosquito Control Project Notice:
Bristol County Mosquito Control Project will begin taking requests for ground spraying on May 20, 2012. Applications will begin after Memorial Day, weather permitting (Overnight temperatures must be above 55 degrees in order to spray effectively). Individual requests for spraying: Requests can be made by calling Bristol County Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. (508) 823-5253. The office can also be reached via fax, 24 hours a day (508) 828-1868 and via email: RequestBristolMCP@comcast.net. All requests must include home owners name and full address, including city or town and zip code.
The control material being used will be Anvil (Sumithrin, EPA Reg. #1021-1688-8329) applied in ultra low volume sprayers.
The following number 617-582-6218 (active until October 31) can be used by residents to access schedules and locations of adulticiding a day in advance of the application. (THIS IS NOT THE NUMBER TO REQUEST SPRAYING).
Click here for information from BCMCP on steps you can take to minimize the number of biting misquotes in your yard.
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