MONMOUTH COUNTY MOSQUITO EXTERMINATION COMMISSION PUBLIC NOTICE
In compliance with Sections 9.10 and 9.15 of the New Jersey Pesticide Control Code (N.J.A.C. Title 7, Chapter 30)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Monmouth County Mosquito Extermination Commission may be applying pesticides for the control of adult mosquito populations on an area-wide basis, as needed, throughout Monmouth County during the period from June 1st, 2009 through November 30th 2009. The pesticides used will be those recommended by the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES) for the control of adult mosquitoes which include Malathion (Fyfanon®) and Resmethrin &Piperonyl Butoxide (Scourge®); applied by aerial ULV and/or truck mounted or handheld ULV mist blowers.
Upon request the MCMEC will provide a resident with notification at least 12 hours prior to the application, except for Quarantine and Disease Vector Control only, when conditions necessitate pesticide applications sooner than that time.
In the case of any pesticide emergency please contact the New Jersey Poison Information and Education System at 1-800-222-1222. For routine pesticide-related health inquires 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.
For the most updated information on the time and location of adult mosquito control applications please visit our website at www.visitmonmouth.com/mosquito or call our hotline at 732-578-1600.