larvicide : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a chemical used to kill larval pests
- So now, each summer, Chicago officials closely watch 311 calls about dead birds and strategically send work crews with larvicide to kill mosquitoes before they hatch and start .
News & Articles
- Aerial spraying for mosquitoes latest victim of sequestration
HAMPTON-- This year's aerial mosquito spraying may be the latest victim of sequestration. The city, in an appeal for help from residents to fight the yearly battle with the small Asian Tiger mosquito, indicates the aerial spraying will not happen this year because of government budget cuts. According to a release, Hampton’s Environmental Services Division will apply larvicides to areas with ...
June 22, 2013 - 13 News, WVEC Hampton Roads
- Jodi Rell in TownTimesNews.com
I am asking DEP to make available to you - at no cost to your community - additional supplies of larvicide that can be used to prevent new generations of mosquitoes from breeding,Gov. Rell wrote. "I have also asked DEP and DPH to make...