BAKER COUNTY, Fla. - Aerial spraying for mosquitoes will be conducted in certain sections of Baker County this Saturday during the evening hours.
While attempts are made to notify the public, if unfavorable weather conditions exist then the aerial spray may be postponed until Tuesday. The spraying is being conducted through FEMA, the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (DACS).
Aerial spraying will be done with "Naled," an organophosphate insecticide registered for use by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. For a map of exact spraying locations and additional information regarding "Naled," visit the State Agriculture Response Team Website at www.flsart.org/vector_control/.
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