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Hillsborough County Mosquito Management Services Aerial Application Notice

Hillsborough County, Fla. (May 14, 2019) - Following recent heavy rains, Hillsborough County Mosquito Management will treat areas along the Hillsborough County coastline in Upper Tampa Bay Park and Apollo Beach on Thursday, May 16, between 8:15 p.m. and 2 a.m. by air. The product Dibrom will be used to control adult mosquitoes. If weather or mechanical issues prevent this treatment Thursday, the mission will be rescheduled for an alternate date from May 17 to May 18, between 8:15 p.m. and 2 a.m.

The boundaries of the areas to be sprayed are: 

Apollo Beach

  • North Boundary: Big Bend Road
  • South Boundary: East College Avenue
  • East Boundary: US 41 
  • West Boundary: Tampa Bay (body of water)

Upper Tampa Bay Park

  • North Boundary: West Hillsborough Avenue
  • South Boundary: Old Tampa Bay (body of water) 
  • East Boundary: Veterans Expressway 
  • West Boundary: Racetrack Road

The mission will be flown by a Twin Engine airplane at an altitude of 300 feet above ground level.

  • 1st Alternate spray date: May 17, 2019
  • 2nd Alternate spray date: May 18, 2019

 

 

 

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