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Mosquito Spraying for September 12, 2013

On September 10, 2013 in County News

 Mosquito Spraying For Thursday, September 12 

Conway, South Carolina-Horry County will aerial mosquito spray, weather permitting, in the following areas: 

  • Dogbluff area 
  • Gunters Island area 

Aerial spraying will be conducted in the evening between 7 p.m. - dusk weather permitting.  The chemicals used for mosquito control spraying are approved by the EPA and pose minimal risk to humans or animals.  Individuals with asthma or other respiratory illness may wish to stay indoors and close windows and doors during spraying.  In addition, homegrown fruits and vegetables should be washed, scrubbed, and/or peeled before eating. 

To help keep our honeybee population safe, beekeepers are urged to contact Horry County Mosquito & Spraying to identify the location of their colonies.  

In addition, citizens with concerns, complaints, or those requesting spraying in their area can also contact Horry County Mosquito & Spraying at 915-5174.