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Aerial Spraying

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State Launches Another Round Of Mosquito Spraying

The Department of Public Health launched planes to spray pesticide over Bridgewater, Easton, Norton, Raynham, Taunton and West Bridgewater.

08/13/2012

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Mass. Officials Announce Aerial Mosquito Spraying

Officials said Friday that they will conduct their second spraying of the summer Monday evening after 7 p.m. They said the time and date could change based on weather conditions.

08/10/2012

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EEE Risk Level Now Critical In West Bridgewater, Easton, Raynham, Taunton

The state is raising the risk of EEE in six towns, and launching a new round of aerial spraying.

08/07/2012

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Aerial Spray Reduced Mosquitoes In Southeastern Mass.

State health officials say aerial spraying in southeastern Massachusetts has reduced the mosquito population by about 60 percent, but risk for Eastern equine encephalitis remains.

07/30/2012

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Crews To Spray For Mosquitoes For Third Straight Night

A third night of aerial spraying for mosquitoes will take place Sunday evening, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.

07/22/2012

21 towns will be sprayed for mosquitoes.

State Begins Aerial Mosquito Spraying

An aerial attack targeting mosquitoes in southeastern Massachusetts got underway Friday night.

07/20/2012

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10 More Mass. Communities To Receive Aerial Mosquito Spray

An additional 10 towns in Southeastern Massachusetts will receive aerial spraying of pesticides against mosquitoes.

07/18/2012

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Tips For Keeping Your Garden Safe From Aerial Mosquito Spray

Everyone is worried about the spread of EEE, especially farmers who are growing bountiful amounts of flowers, fruits and vegetables.

07/18/2012

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Mass. To Begin Aerial Spraying For Mosquitoes

State health officials plan to begin aerial spraying for mosquitoes in nearly a dozen southeastern Massachusetts communities.

07/17/2012

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Raynham Officials Frustrated With Lack Of Aerial Mosquito Spraying

Raynham officials have been frustrated by the state’s refusal to spray for mosquitoes.

10/09/2011