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Mosquito Control Division Legal Notice

Mosquito Control is everyone's responsibility; please do your part by preventing mosquitoes from breeding on your property. For more information on mosquitoes & mosquito control, contact The Cumberland County Mosquito Control Division at (856) 453-2170.

In compliance with section 9.10 & 9.15 of the New Jersey Pesticide Control Code (N.J.A.C. Title 7, Chapter 30), The Cumberland County Mosquito Control Division may be applying pesticides for the control of adult mosquito populations on an area-wide basis, as needed, throughout Cumberland County, during the period of May 1, 2011 through October 31, 2011.

The pesticides used will be those recommended by the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES), Rutgers University, for the control of adult mosquitoes, which include: Malathion (Fyfanon®), Etofenprox (Zenivex E20®), tau-fluvalinate (Mavrik®) and Resmethrin & Piperonyl Butoxide (Scourge®). Products will be applied from the ground by truck or handheld equipment and/or by aircraft, all using Low Volume or Ultra Low Volume techniques. The applications will be according to product labeling.

Contact the National Pesticide Information Center at 1-800-858-7378 for routine, pesticide-related health inquiries. Call the New Jersey Pesticide Control Program at 609-984-6507 for pesticide regulation information, pesticide complaints, and health referrals. In case of a pesticide emergency, please contact the New Jersey Poison Information and Education System at 1-800-222-1222.

Upon request, the Cumberland County Mosquito Control Division shall 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.

Those seeking further information regarding the Cumberland County Mosquito Control Division activities are requested to contact:

Heather A. Lomberk, M.S.
Superintendent
800 E. Commerce St.
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Phone: (856) 453-2170

NJCPA License # 29915A