Public Notice

In compliance with section 9.10 and 9.15 of the New Jersey Pesticide Control Code (N.J.A.C. Title 7, Chapter 30), the Camden County Mosquito Extermination Commission may be applying mosquito control products for the control of adult mosquito populations on an area-wide basis, as needed, throughout Camden County during the period of May 1st through November 30th.

The mosquito control products used will be those recommended* by the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES), Rutgers University for the control of adult mosquitoes which include: Malathion (Fyfanon ULV®), Etofenprox (Zenivex E20®), and Permethrin/PBO (PermaSease®).

All applications will be according to product labeling. Products will be applied from the ground by truck or handheld equipment and/or by aircraft, all using low volume (LV) or ultra-low volume (ULV) techniques.

For routine pesticide-related health inquiries, please contact the National Pesticide Information Center**, at 1-800-858-7378. For information on pesticide regulations, pesticide complaints and health referrals, contact the New Jersey Pesticide Control Program at 1-609-984-6507. In the case of any pesticide emergency, please contact the New Jersey Poison Information and Education System*** at 1-800-222-1222.

For the most updated information on the time and location of adult mosquito control applications, please visit our website at Spray Schedule or call the Office at 856-566-2945.

Remember: Mosquito control is everyone’s responsibility; please do your part by preventing mosquito production on your property. For more information on mosquitoes and mosquito control, contact the Superintendent (NJDEP CPA License #56748B), Camden County Mosquito Extermination Commission at 856-566-2945 and/or email at lauren.bonus@camdencounty.com

 

References:

*- https://vectorbio.rutgers.edu/outreach/bmpmcnj.pdf

**- http://npic.orst.edu/

***- https://www.njpies.org/