West-Nile-positive mosquito pool prompts unscheduled treatment spraying Thursday in Anne Arundel Co.
2:03 PM, Aug 9, 2018
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - After a mosquito pool in Anne Arundel County tested positive for West Nile virus, the Maryland Department of Agriculture will conduct Ultra-Low Volume truck-based spraying within a .75 miles radius of the positively tested sight in Linthicum Heights.
The remaining unsprayed areas will be treated Thursday night beginning at 7:30 p.m. Most of the area has already been treated, the department said. Any current spray exemptions will be temporarily suspended.
The Department of Agriculture suggests residents take additional precautions to minimize exposure to mosquitos, such as: