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Mosquito Spraying Schedule for June 29, 2017

On June 26, 2017 in General

Horry County will conduct mosquito spraying, weather permitting, in the following areas:

  • June 29th-Dongola Highway Area (July 3rd is the inclement weather date)

Aerial spraying will be conducted in the evenings usually between 5:30-7:30 p.m. and 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 Stormwater to identify the location of their colonies.  In addition, citizens who need to request spraying in their area can contact the Horry County Road & Drainage Hotline at 843-381-8000.

 




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