Aerial Treatment for June 22nd and 23rd 2016

WHAT: Aerial spraying to control mosquitoes infected with West Nile Virus in the area of Arden Arcade and Carmichael on two consecutive nights, Wednesday June 22nd and Thursday June 23rd from approximately 8:00pm to midnight.

Aerial spraying on Wednesday June 22nd began at 8:45pm and ended at 10:00pm, and on Thursday June 23rd began at 8:47pm and ended at 10:02pm.

Press release: Ongoing West Nile Virus Activity Prompts Aerial Spraying over Areas North of the American River

Map of West Nile Virus Activity

Spraying Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

West Nile Virus Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

WHY: To quickly reduce the number of adult mosquitoes infected with West Nile Virus which can become a threat to public health. This treatment was a direct response to elevated West Nile Virus Activity and in accordance with the District’s Mosquito and Mosquito-borne Disease Management Plan .

NOTE: TREATMENT MAY BE CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS OR OTHER ISSUES.
The below map is the approximate area to be treated.

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Additional resources:

Center for Disease Control West Nile Virus Homepage
California Department of Public Health
California West Nile Virus Homepage