The town of Richardson might be spraying for mosquitoes after a entice returned mosquitoes that examined constructive for carrying West Nile virus, the Richardson Well being Division says.
Floor spraying might be performed within the following location on Wednesday and Thursday between 9 p.m. and four:30 a.m., climate allowing.
The realm to be sprayed is certain by Lookout Drive to the north, Plano Highway to the west, Jupiter Highway to the east and Apollo Highway to the south.
Tips on how to Shield Your self From Mosquito Bites
Gown in lengthy sleeves, pants when exterior: For additional safety, spray skinny clothes with repellent.
DEET: Ensure that this ingredient is in your insect repellent.
Drain standing water in your yard and neighborhood: Mosquitoes can develop in any water stagnant for greater than three days.
It has been really helpful up to now that to keep away from mosquito bites it’s best to keep away from being outdoor throughout Nightfall and Daybreak (the four Ds). Whereas that is true for mosquitoes that generally carry the West Nile virus, different forms of mosquitoes which might be extra prone to carry Zika, dengue and chikungunya are lively throughout the day. When outdoor, it doesn’t matter what time of day, regulate your costume accordingly and put on insect repellent containing DEET, picaridin or oil of lemon eucalyptus as your first line of protection towards insect bites